esperer and the subjonctif

GregC1Kwiziq community member

esperer and the subjonctif

Hi,

I thought esperer did not take the subjonctif unlike souhaiter.  

Thanks

Asked 1 year ago
CécileKwiziq team memberCorrect answer
ChrisC1 Kwiziq Q&A super contributor

Espérer does not usually take the subjunctive, except for when the "wishfulness" is very large and the uncertainty needs to be emphasized.

esperer and the subjonctif

Hi,

I thought esperer did not take the subjonctif unlike souhaiter.  

Thanks

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