Capitalization of 'Messieurs'?


Kwiziq community member

22 November 2015

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Capitalization of 'Messieurs'?

Is 'Messieurs' always capitalized or only in certain situations?

This question relates to:
French lesson "Irregular plurals (l'œil/les yeux, mesdames et messieurs)"


Kwiziq language super star

23 November 2015


Bonjour Richard, Like all titles, Messieurs is capitalized only when you are talking to the people in question. So it's capitalized in "Bonjour Messieurs" but not in "les messieurs sont partis."

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