Des vs Quelques

Answered! Jump to accepted answer.


Kwiziq community member

18 February 2019

1 reply

Des vs Quelques

The correct answer to "There are some girls" was Il y a des fille. I had Il y a quelques filles. This was deemed to be wrong. Can someone explain the difference?

This question relates to:
French lesson "Plurals of the and a = les and des (articles)"


Kwiziq language super star

27 February 2019


Hi Mark,

As in English it is the difference between ‘some’ ( des) an indeterminate number and ‘a few’ ( quelques), a small number...

Your answer

Login to submit your answer

Don't have an account yet? Join today

Think you've got all the answers?

Test your French to the CEFR standard

find your French level »
I'll be right with you...