Je veux être (une) avocate

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Kwiziq community member

24 August 2018

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Je veux être (une) avocate

Is un/une needed if I say I want to be a certain profession? Also is it needed for past tense? (Il était (un) professeur, for example)

This question relates to:
French lesson "Don't use un, une when giving people's professions (zero article)"


Kwiziq community member

24 August 2018


Je veux devenir astronaute. -- I want to become an astronaut. 

Il est dentiste. -- He is dentist. 

There usually is no article needed. 

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