Using ans and age . when i form a sentence j'ai qunize ans. The direct translation is i am 15. How do i say"I am fifteen years old"?

DankA0Kwiziq community member

Using ans and age . when i form a sentence j'ai qunize ans. The direct translation is i am 15. How do i say"I am fifteen years old"?

where do i put the word age in the sentence and why?


Asked 10 months ago
ChrisC1 Kwiziq Q&A super contributor Correct answer

The standard and most common way is to say J'ai 15 ans in both cases.

ELIA0Kwiziq community member

"ans" relates to age in the sentence format you are using.

TerryA1Kwiziq community member

Je suis 15 ans. 

I     Am.   15. Years old

JanetA0Kwiziq community member

I think once you say,  'J'ai qunize ans,' you will have included age already - 'ans' means; years old in English. 

GulbaharA0Kwiziq community member

Hi Dank

You have an important question. When you say I am 15 years, it's understood that you are saying "I am 15 years old". Don't get stuck on it, every language have certain sentences where something or the other is not said or written but it is understood. 

So, forget adding age in the sentence, it is okay, and keep on learning further. 

Using ans and age . when i form a sentence j'ai qunize ans. The direct translation is i am 15. How do i say"I am fifteen years old"?

where do i put the word age in the sentence and why?


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