Ne ... plus = No more, no longer (negation)

Look at these negatives sentences:

Je n'aime plus Théo.I don't love Théo any more.
I no longer love Théo.
I love Théo no more.

Il ne nage plus le lundi.He doesn't swim on Mondays any more.

Les oiseaux ne viennent plus dans cet arbre.The birds don't come in this tree any more/longer ...

To express "not any more / no longer" in French, you use "ne ... plus". You put 'ne' (or n' when before a vowel or a silent 'h') before the verb and 'plus' after the verb.

Note that when "plus" has a negative meaning (no more), you don't pronounce the final 's', except when you do the liaison with a vowel following ('z' sound)

 

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Il ne nage plus le lundi.He doesn't swim on Mondays any more.
Les oiseaux ne viennent plus dans cet arbre.The birds don't come in this tree any more/longer ...
Je n'aime plus Théo.I don't love Théo any more.
I no longer love Théo.
I love Théo no more.
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