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Capitalization of 'Messieurs'?

Richard

Kwiziq community member

22 November 2015

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Capitalization of 'Messieurs'?

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

This relates to:
Irregular plurals (l'œil/les yeux, mesdames et messieurs) -

Laura

Kwiziq language super star

23 November 2015

23/11/15

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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