Miam, c'est délicieux! Why not il est?

CrystalMaidenC1Kwiziq Q&A regular contributor

Miam, c'est délicieux! Why not il est?

Miam, c'est délicieux! Why not il est? It's referring to something specific (the delicious specific thing being eaten), I assume, since we don't see the sentences before it.
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ChrisC1 Kwiziq Q&A super contributor Correct answer

I guess you need to know the context in which this sentence was said. If being asked, "Tu aimes la soupe?", one would likely reply by saying, "Oui, elle est délicieuse." referring specifically to the soup.

-- Chris (not a native speaker).

CrystalMaidenC1Kwiziq Q&A regular contributor
Okay, thank you.

Miam, c'est délicieux! Why not il est?

Miam, c'est délicieux! Why not il est? It's referring to something specific (the delicious specific thing being eaten), I assume, since we don't see the sentences before it.

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