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descendu le Parrain. He took down the Godfather (!!)

Jennifer

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28 August 2016

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descendu le Parrain. He took down the Godfather (!!)

Is this a physical taking down or can it be a taking down of his power?

This relates to:
Descendre can be used with avoir or être in Le Passé Composé... and changes meaning -

Mark

Kwiziq community member

29 August 2016

29/08/16

I think it means he assassinated the Godfather, or had him assassinated. See the failed attempt to do just that in "The Godfather, Part I".

Jennifer

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29 August 2016

29/08/16

Thank you.

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