I am still unsure why the subjective mood is used. Cant you just say Je dois..... instead of Il faut que....? It seems so much harder to cinstr

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Amanda

Kwiziq community member

21 March 2019

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I am still unsure why the subjective mood is used. Cant you just say Je dois..... instead of Il faut que....? It seems so much harder to cinstr

This question relates to:
French lesson "Conjugate regular verbs in Le Subjonctif Présent (subjunctive mood)"

Amanda

Kwiziq community member

21 March 2019

21/03/19

It seems so much harder to me to construct sentenances this way.

Cécile

Kwiziq language super star

21 March 2019

21/03/19

Hi Amanda,

Yes,  you can use 'devoir' to avoid 'il faut que'

There are some occasions when you can avoid the subjunctive and as your grasp of the language improves you will grab these opportunities...

Amanda

Kwiziq community member

21 March 2019

21/03/19

Thanks 

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