what is the meanin og this sentence?

HasanA1Kwiziq Q&A regular contributor

what is the meanin og this sentence?

Je ne mange pas que des pâtes le samedi 
(I eat other things but I don't eat potato)

(I eat other things as well as potato)

Asked 1 month ago
CécileKwiziq team memberCorrect answer

Hi Hasan, 

Let's analyse the sentence -

pâtes is pasta in French.

ne...que = only

pas = negative ( no need to repeat the 'ne')

Je ne mange pas que des pâtes le samedi I don't only eat pasta on Saturdays 

i.e.

I eat other things as well...

Hope this helps!

ChrisC1 Kwiziq Q&A super contributor

Je ne mange pas que des pâtes le samedi. -- I don't eat only pasta on Saturdays.

what is the meanin og this sentence?

Je ne mange pas que des pâtes le samedi 
(I eat other things but I don't eat potato)

(I eat other things as well as potato)

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