Is this used in daily life?

AyushiA2Kwiziq community member

Is this used in daily life?

In an earlier lesson, we learned that for normal verbs, inversion is usually too formal. People usually say the sentence with an upward inflection or use Est-ce que.

Is that not so in the case of reflexive verbs?

Asked 5 months ago
ChrisC1 Kwiziq Q&A super contributor Correct answer

It still sounds very formal to French ears, no difference to non-reflexive verbs in this respect. However, one still needs to know how to form inverted questions.

Is this used in daily life?

In an earlier lesson, we learned that for normal verbs, inversion is usually too formal. People usually say the sentence with an upward inflection or use Est-ce que.

Is that not so in the case of reflexive verbs?

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 >>
Thinking...