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Il n’y a pas de doute que

Il n’y a pas de doute que - French subjunctive?

Does il n’y a pas de doute que take the French subjunctive?

Yes and no!

Il n’y a pas de doute que is followed by the French subjunctive only in negative sentences and in questions with inversion.
In affirmative sentences, the verb is conjugated in the indicative.


Il n’y a pas de doute que – There is no doubt that

A: Il y a un doute que cela va finir mal.
There is a doubt that this will end badly.

N: Il n’y a pas de doute que cela finisse mal.
There’s no doubt that this will end badly.

Q: Y a-t-il un doute que cela finisse mal ?
Is there any doubt that this will end badly?

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Avoir l’impression que
To have the impression that

Dire que
To say that

Espérer que
To hope that

Être sûr (sûre) que
To be sure that

Il est probable que
C’est probable que
It’s likely that

Il est vrai que
C’est vrai que
It’s true that

Il paraît que
It appears that

Savoir que
To know that

Signifier que
To mean that

Vouloir dire que
To mean that

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