Question in the film clip at 7:00mins into it...

Question in the film clip at 7:00mins into it...

An example is given = elle ouvert sa fenêtre en se levant. Is this correct?, or should it be elle a ouvert sa fenêtre en se lavant?
Asked 3 years ago
AurélieKwiziq language super star
Bonjour John, Yes, you're absolutely correct: it should indeed be "elle a ouvert sa fenêtre.". "En se levant" is correct, meaning 'while getting up', versus "en se lavant" meaning 'while washing'. Thanks for pointing this out!

Question in the film clip at 7:00mins into it...

An example is given = elle ouvert sa fenêtre en se levant. Is this correct?, or should it be elle a ouvert sa fenêtre en se lavant?

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