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    french

    which one is correct

    these people like the french people
    these people like french people

    what is the different with "THE" AND WITHOUT


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    Re: french

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    which one is correct
    these people like the french people
    these people like french people
    what is the different with "THE" AND WITHOUT

    same to me
    with or without the article, the referent is the same group. However, I feel more stress with the article.
    Always take what I say with a pinch of salt.


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    Re: french

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    which one is correct

    these people like the french people
    these people like french people

    what is the different with "THE" AND WITHOUT

    These people like French people likes individual people, qualified by French

    These people like the French likes all French people

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