In ‘waiting for his girlfriend’ why is there no word for ‘for’, but simply ‘attend sa petite amie”?

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Terry

Kwiziq community member

5 February 2019

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In ‘waiting for his girlfriend’ why is there no word for ‘for’, but simply ‘attend sa petite amie”?

This question relates to:
French lesson "Common mistakes with mon/ma/mes, ton/ta/tes and son/sa/ses (possessive adjectives)"

Cécile

Kwiziq language super star

6 February 2019

6/02/19

Hi Terry,

To wait for is just attendre in French and there is no need to translate the ‘for’ as it is already there in essence.

Hope this helps!

Terry

Kwiziq community member

6 February 2019

6/02/19

Thank you. 

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