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N'importe quoi N'importe quoi  requires  de  before an adjective:  Je peux faire n'importe quoi . (I can do anything.)  Donnez-moi n'importe quoi de froid . (Give me anything cold.)  Nul Nul  is invariable as a pronoun and the negative is implied.  Nul  has the same sense as  personne  (personne  is favored in informal situations).  Nul ne sait cette chanson . (Nobody knows that song.)  On The subject  on  refers to an indefinite person or persons (no antecedent is mentioned) and is always  followed by a verb in the third person singular (the  il  form).  On  may have many different translations  depending on the meaning intended. When the passive is used in English, French often uses  on  +  an active construction. The possessive adjectives for 
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Unformatted text preview: on are son, sa , and ses. On is frequently used in a question to ask for a suggestion. The stressed pronoun soi is used with on . For the sake of pronunciation, l'on often replaces on before monosyllabic words ending in a pronounced vowel sound: et (and), ou (or), o (where), and si (if): On ne doit en faire qu' sa tte. (One should do as one pleases.) On va au cinma? (Shall we go to the movies?) On ne doit pas toujours penser soi. (You should not always think of yourself.) Si l'on veut, on peut tout faire . (If you want to, you can do anything.)...
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