En dépit du

SandraC1Kwiziq community member

En dépit du

Hi

Why is the test answer as follows: Je prends cette rue en dépit du panneau stop instead of en dépit de panneau stop?  I couldn't see any explanations for this on the lesson, I could on see du used in the exception en dépit du bon sense.

Thanks

Sandra

Asked 4 years ago
ChrisC1 Kwiziq Q&A super contributor Correct answer

En dépit “de le” panneau stop. — Despite the stop sign. 

The definite article le makes de to du

CarolC1Kwiziq Q&A regular contributor

why in this question was malgre marked wrong, corrected to en depit de?

ChrisC1 Kwiziq Q&A super contributor

I don‘t know. Maybe you made a mistake or a typo?

En dépit du

Hi

Why is the test answer as follows: Je prends cette rue en dépit du panneau stop instead of en dépit de panneau stop?  I couldn't see any explanations for this on the lesson, I could on see du used in the exception en dépit du bon sense.

Thanks

Sandra

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