Negative adverb – adverbe négatif
Let's Define It!
What's an *negative adverb*?
Un adverbe négatif (negative adverb) is a word (an adverb) you use to make a negative construction.
Words such as ne, pas, non, rien, etc. are negative adverbs.
Let's Pronounce It!
What does it sound like in French?
Let's Have an Example or Two!
Can a little reinforcement do the trick?
Here, I'm providing a few sentences including negative adverbs. We will underline them for your convenience.
- Je ne vois rien dans ce noir. /I can't see anything in this dark.
- Pourquoi pas? / Why not?
- Elle n'aime plus le gâteau au chocolat. /She no longer likes chocolate cakes.
- Tu ne viendras pas ce soir. / You won't come tonight?