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Hi Caro,

Please translate the following:

I had the car washed.
She had the tooth removed (her own tooth).
We'll have the room cleaned.
They should have had the tent repaired.

Thanks for this, Caro.

Mike

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Hi Mike,


I had the car washed.
J'ai fait laver la voiture

She had the tooth removed (her own tooth).
Elle s'est fait retirer une dent

We'll have the room cleaned.
On a fait nettoyer la chambre
OR nous vaons fait nettoyer la chambre

They should have had the tent repaired.
Ils devraient faire réparer leur tente.


I hope this helps

cheers

Caro

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