Il est triste
C’est triste

The Subjunctivisor!

Does il est triste / c’est triste require the subjunctive?

Yes, il est triste / c’est triste requires the subjunctive:

Par exemple…

Il est triste / C’est triste que vous ne soyez plus ensemble.
It’s said that you’re no longer together.

 
Il est / C’est triste is an impersonal expression.

Related: Does être triste need the subjunctive?

The Subjunctivisor!  |  Subjunctive lesson
 

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