Why is this in the subjunctive. ‘Espérons que les nouvelles recrues aient un impact.....’

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Why is this in the subjunctive. ‘Espérons que les nouvelles recrues aient un impact.....’

Thought espérer does not take subjuntive.

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ChrisC1 Kwiziq Q&A super contributor Correct answer

In general, there is no subjunctive following the verb espérer. However, if a strong sense of uncertainty about the wish is being conveyed, the subjunctive may be used.

Why is this in the subjunctive. ‘Espérons que les nouvelles recrues aient un impact.....’

Thought espérer does not take subjuntive.

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