Why don't we change arrivé to be female form for passe composé with personne which is feminine?

Melissa

Kwiziq community member

4 July 2016

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Why don't we change arrivé to be female form for passe composé with personne which is feminine?

This relates to:
Personne ne ..., rien ne ... = No one, nothing (negation) -

Aurélie

Kwiziq language super star

4 July 2016

4/07/16

Bonjour Melissa, This one is tricky: "une personne" meaning "one person" is indeed a feminine word, BUT "personne" meaning "no one/nobody" is actually a masculine indefinite pronoun. I know, right! I hope that's helpful ;)

Melissa

Kwiziq community member

5 July 2016

5/07/16

Thanks so much

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