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10 March 2019
Why, in the last sentence, do we not pluralize the hearts in French? to read aux coeurs des Français..
This question relates to:French writing exercise "Édith Piaf"
11 March 2019
That point comes up a lot. It has to do with the way French people think.
English: the hearts of the French. (many French, therefore many hearts)French: the heart of the French. (everyone only has one heart, therefore singular).
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