qu'

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From que.

Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

qu' (apocopate)

  1. (before vowel sound) apocopic form of que (that, which)

Usage notes[edit]

  • This form is used instead of que when the following word begins with a vowel sound.
  • While qu’on is quite common, que l’on is often preferred in polite or formal writing.

Pronoun[edit]

qu' (apocopate)

  1. (before vowel sound) apocopic form of que (what, that, whom; only)

Usage notes[edit]

  • This form is used instead of que when the following word begins with a vowel sound.