heller — to hella
je helle nous hellons
tu helles vous hellez
il/elle helle ils/elles hellent
passé composé: (avec avoir) hellé
"elle helle" is hilarious
would it not be written as j’helle?
Nope, aspirated h
I see, I didn’t know that existed in French. Is it standard or regional?
French people never pronounce H’s, but there’s a distinction between initial aspirated H’s and non aspirated ones.
If it’s aspirated, it doesn’t allow the liaison and the elision.
The difference between learning a modern language and an ancient language is that in first year French you learn “Where is the bathroom?” and “How do I get to the train station?” and in first year Attic Greek or Latin you learn “I have judged you worthy of death” and “The tyrant had everyone in the city killed.”