Ne ... nulle part = Nowhere (negation)

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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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.
J'ai cherché partout, mais je ne l'ai trouvé nulle part.I looked everywhere, but I didn't find it anywhere.
Il n'est jamais allé nulle part.He never went anywhere.
Où vas-tu? - Nulle part, pourquoi?Where are you going? - Nowhere, why?
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