Can possessive 'de' be replaced by 'en' also?

JoanA1Kwiziq Q&A regular contributor

Can possessive 'de' be replaced by 'en' also?

For example: Je nettoie la vitre de la voiture - J'en nettoie la vitre


Asked 10 months ago
CécileKwiziq team memberCorrect answer

Hi Joan,

No, you wouldn't.

Although it may be grammatical correct you won't hear a French person saying that...

ChrisC1 Kwiziq Q&A super contributor

Yes, it can.

Can possessive 'de' be replaced by 'en' also?

For example: Je nettoie la vitre de la voiture - J'en nettoie la vitre


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