In French, to express nowhere, you use a specific negative structure: ne ... nulle part.
Negative sentences with "nowhere" in French
Look at these examples:
J'ai cherché partout, mais je ne l'ai trouvé nulle part.I looked everywhere, but I didn't find it anywhere.
Il n'y a nulle part où je préférerais être.There is nowhere where I would rather be.
Comme il pleuvait, Lise n'est allée nulle part.As it was raining, Lise didn't go anywhere
Je n'ai vu Mathieu nulle part.I didn't see Mathieu anywhere.
Il n'est jamais allé nulle part.He never went anywhere.
Ne/n' ... nulle part means nowhere/ not anywhere.
While the negation ne/n' is placed before the conjugated verb as with other negations, it is worth noticing that nulle part is placed at the end of the clause, after the object of the verb (when there is one), and NOT right after the conjugated verb like other negations:
ne/n' + conjugated verb + [object] + [adverb] + nulle part
Note that when used on its own, you don't put ne/n'.
Où vas-tu? - Nulle part, pourquoi?Where are you going? - Nowhere, why?
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