faire les courses

AnnC1Kwiziq Q&A regular contributor

faire les courses

My dictionary gives the expression as faire des courses. Are both right?
Asked 2 years ago
GruffKwiziq team member
It depends if you want to say "do some shopping" or "do the shopping". Les has more of connotation of a routine shop, versus something more occasional.

faire les courses

My dictionary gives the expression as faire des courses. Are both right?

Sign in to submit your answer

Don't have an account yet? Join today

Ask a question

Find your French level for FREE

Test your French to the CEFR standard

Find your French level >>
Clever stuff underway!