Why was toi incorrect on test?

AndreaA2Kwiziq community member

Why was toi incorrect on test?

The question was:  "- Nous ?" "- Non, pas ________ !"

The correct response was "vous". Why is "toi" incorrect?

Asked 4 months ago
ChrisC1 Kwiziq Q&A super contributor Correct answer

Well, the tirst person says "Us?" whereupon the second person answers, "No, not you!" (as in plural you, since it is also 'us', i.e., plural me.

AndreaA2Kwiziq community member

Thanks Chris. Wow! You answered my query within 2 hours of posting it.   Andrea

ChrisC1 Kwiziq Q&A super contributor

You're welcome!

IshanA1Kwiziq community member
Je vais à la poste, et eux, ils vont au supermarché

In this sentence why aux and ils both used whey they mean same thing

ChrisC1 Kwiziq Q&A super contributor

French speakers like to double up kn the subject. You frequently hear things like

Moi, je vais au marché. 

Why was toi incorrect on test?

The question was:  "- Nous ?" "- Non, pas ________ !"

The correct response was "vous". Why is "toi" incorrect?

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