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Pronunciation: /wɪtʃ; (AmE) hwɪtʃ/

Translation of which in French:


  • 1 (in questions) lequel/laquelle/lesquels/lesquelles there are three peaches, which do you want? il y a trois pêches, laquelle veux-tu? show her which you mean montre-lui celui/celle etc dont tu parles I don't mind which ça m'est égal can you tell which is which? peux-tu les distinguer?
  • 2 (relative pronoun) (as subject) qui; (as object) que; (with a preposition) lequel/laquelle/lesquels/lesquelles; (with a preposition translated by de) dont the book which is on the table le livre qui est sur la table the book which I am reading le livre que je lis the contract which he's spoken about le contrat dont il a parlé which reminds me… ce qui me fait penser que…


  • quel/quelle/quels/quelles which books? quels livres? she asked me which coach was leaving first elle m'a demandé lequel des cars allait partir le premier which one of the children…? lequel/laquelle des enfants…? you may wish to join, in which case… vous voulez peut-être vous inscrire, auquel cas…

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