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Why " Ils auraient de la chance" not "Ils seriaent de la chance)

stephen

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23 August 2017

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Why " Ils auraient de la chance" not "Ils seriaent de la chance)

This relates to:
Forming Le Gérondif: en + '-ant' (while/by + -ing) -

Sally

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23 August 2017

23/08/17

To express 'being lucky'... you use the phrase 'avoir de la chance'. So if you put this in the conditional 'would be lucky' you would put the 'avoir' in the conditional... not 'être'. In English we say... I am lucky. In French we say 'J'ai de la chance'

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