with uncountable things, we use du, de la, de l' to say some. then why, are we saying "Tu as de l'argent?". cant we cound money? merci bein

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with uncountable things, we use du, de la, de l' to say some. then why, are we saying "Tu as de l'argent?". cant we cound money? merci bein

Correction: count money

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ChrisC1 Kwiziq Q&A super contributor Correct answer

Tu as de l'argent? -- Do you have (some / an unspecified amount) of money?
Je n'ai pas d'argent. -- I have no money (which is a specific amount, therefore d')

with uncountable things, we use du, de la, de l' to say some. then why, are we saying "Tu as de l'argent?". cant we cound money? merci bein

Correction: count money

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