Je viens du pays-bas or je viens des pays-bas. Pays- bas singular or plural?

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Mary

Kwiziq community member

11 June 2018

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Je viens du pays-bas or je viens des pays-bas. Pays- bas singular or plural?

This relates to:
À + le = au, à + les = aux, de + le = du, de + les = des (contractions of articles) -

Cécile

Kwiziq language super star

12 June 2018

12/06/18

Hi Mary ,


It is -


je viens des Pays-Bas. (de+les= des).


Hope this helps!

Mary

Kwiziq community member

12 June 2018

12/06/18

Quelle est l’explanation?  J’ai une amie francaise et elle dit— je viens du pays-bas.  M

Cécile

Kwiziq language super star

12 June 2018

12/06/18

It is 'Les Pays-Bas' , Mary .

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