In this lesson, the placement of "bientot" is different. Is this interchangeable? Nous aurons bientôt une nouvelle voiture. Ils auront 20 ans bientôt.

In this lesson, the placement of "bientot" is different. Is this interchangeable? Nous aurons bientôt une nouvelle voiture. Ils auront 20 ans bientôt.

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CécileKwiziq language super starCorrect answer

Well spotted Jaap!

Indeed adverbs of time and place can be placed before or after the verb.

Hopes this helps

Hi Jaap,

you have a bit of liberty sometimes where to put adverbs in a sentence. Here is some more information about that:

https://www.thoughtco.com/use-french-adverbs-4084828

-- Chris (not a native speaker).

Useful link; thanks Chris!

In this lesson, the placement of "bientot" is different. Is this interchangeable? Nous aurons bientôt une nouvelle voiture. Ils auront 20 ans bientôt.

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