to struggle physically


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14 April 2017

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to struggle physically

how would you then say to struggle physically . i struggled to climb the hill

This question relates to:
French lesson "Avoir du mal à / avec = To have trouble, to struggle to / with"


Kwiziq language super star

18 April 2017


Bonjour Sue ! I completely how our formulation was confusing here. What I meant was "avoir du mal à" never mean "to struggle" in the sense of "fight". Thanks to you, I've now clarified this sentence and added a counter example as well. As for the sentence you mentioned, you would indeed say: "J'ai du mal à monter la colline." Merci et à bientôt !

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