Why is ne used with the expression avant que? What fuction does it have?

Why is ne used with the expression avant que? What fuction does it have?

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LauraKwiziq language super star
Bonjour Marilyn, This is called the ne explétif - it's an optional word that emphasizes the negative meaning of the verb or expression that precedes it. You can read more about it here: https://www.french-test.com/my-languages/french/glossary/139

Why is ne used with the expression avant que? What fuction does it have?

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