The girl I'm thinking of is Isabelle." : La fille ________ je pense est Isabelle. Why is the answer "à qui" rather than "de qui/dont"

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Mintoo

Kwiziq community member

17 August 2018

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The girl I'm thinking of is Isabelle." : La fille ________ je pense est Isabelle. Why is the answer "à qui" rather than "de qui/dont"

This question relates to:
French lesson "De + qui, duquel, de laquelle, dont = Of/about whom (relative pronouns)"

Cécile

Kwiziq language super star

17 August 2018

17/08/18

Hi Mintoo,

Because the verb in French is 'penser à '.

Cécile

Kwiziq language super star

17 August 2018

17/08/18

Hi Mintoo,

Because the verb in French is 'penser à '.

Robin

Kwiziq community member

2 January 2019

2/01/19

I've been meaning to ask but please let me know if Lawless French or KwizIQ has a lesson that lists many of the verbs that require à?  It is not always obvious to me as a student.  Many thanks.

Bill

Kwiziq community member

17 January 2019

17/01/19

here's a good list that i've found

https://www.thoughtco.com/french-verbs-with-prepositions-p2-1364548

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