Vous n'avez plus de pommes à la maison - why isn’t it des pommes here if there are multiple apples?

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Mouse

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11 October 2018

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Vous n'avez plus de pommes à la maison - why isn’t it des pommes here if there are multiple apples?

This relates to:
N'avoir plus de = To have none left (negation) -

Aurélie

Kwiziq language super star

11 October 2018

11/10/18

Bonjour Mouse !

As stated in the lesson, with that negative structure (no more left), the articles follow the established rule of becoming de or d'

Have a look at the related lesson: 
https://progress.lawlessfrench.com/revision/grammar/the-partitive-article-in-negative-sentences

I hope that's helpful!
Bonne journée !

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