Does "Paul me fait mal" mean "Paul is hurting me" physically or emotionally?

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Jennifer

Kwiziq community member

21 May 2018

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Does "Paul me fait mal" mean "Paul is hurting me" physically or emotionally?

This relates to:
Faire mal à vs faire du mal à = to hurt someone -

Aurélie

Kwiziq language super star

21 May 2018

21/05/18

Bonjour Jennifer !


"Paul me fait mal" means he's hurting you physically.


"Paul me fait du mal" would be emotionally.


Bonne journée !

Jennifer

Kwiziq community member

21 May 2018

21/05/18

Merci!

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