Could you contrast the use of quelqu'un with personne please? is that latter used in negative sentences only?

ChrisA2Kwiziq community member

Could you contrast the use of quelqu'un with personne please? is that latter used in negative sentences only?

Asked 9 months ago
CécileKwiziq team memberCorrect answer

Hi Chris,

Technically speaking , ‘personne’ is the opposite of ‘quelqu’un’.

Personne n’est encore arrivé = Nobody has arrived yet

 

Quelqu'un est déjà arrivé = Someone has arrived already 

Hope this helps!

Could you contrast the use of quelqu'un with personne please? is that latter used in negative sentences only?

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