PROZ.COM COVID-19 RESOURCE CENTER
Access Covid-19 jobs, answer relevant terminology questions, read industry news and more.

à loisir

French translation: adverbe invariable

23:39 Aug 20, 2008
French language (monolingual) [PRO]
Art/Literary - Journalism / Films
French term or phrase: à loisir
Si elle use à loisir de ses atouts féminins, elle n'en est pas moins...

J'ai un doute soudain, à loisir est-il au singulier dans ce cas?
Sophieanne
United States
Local time: 16:46
Selected answer:adverbe invariable
Explanation:
Oui, à loisir est une locution adverbiale, par conséquent invariable.
Selected response from:

Xiaren
Local time: 01:46
Grading comment
Merci, j'ai eu un doute soudain.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer



SUMMARY OF ALL EXPLANATIONS PROVIDED
5 +7adverbe invariable
Xiaren


  

Answers


4 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +7
adverbe invariable


Explanation:
Oui, à loisir est une locution adverbiale, par conséquent invariable.


    Reference: http://orthonet.sdv.fr/php/rech_mot.php?mot=loisir&x=0&y=0
Xiaren
Local time: 01:46
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
Merci, j'ai eu un doute soudain.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Aude Sylvain: oui, voir aussi TLFi : "syntagme défini (...) À loisir. À satiété, autant qu'on le désire."
13 mins

agree  Arnold007
47 mins

agree  Jean-Claude Gouin
2 hrs

agree  marie-christine périé
6 hrs

agree  Geneviève von Levetzow
6 hrs

agree  Xia29
7 hrs

agree  Philippe ROUSSEAU
12 hrs
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)



Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs (or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.

KudoZ™ translation help

The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.


See also:

Your current localization setting

English

Select a language

Term search
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search