Can't we use "nous" instead of "on"? How to figure out when to use "nous" and when to use "on"

MuktaB1Kwiziq community member

Can't we use "nous" instead of "on"? How to figure out when to use "nous" and when to use "on"

Asked 1 month ago
JimC1 Kwiziq Q&A super contributor Correct answer

Hi Mukta,

I guess so yes!   If it were felt to be important to specify who is performing the action(s).

Otherwise "On" is probably most appropriate for a couple of friends spending time together in a relaxed situation as suggested or implied in the text.

Hope this helps.

Jim

CélineKwiziq team member

To supplement Jim's answer, follow the link below about that addresses this very topic: 

Nous vs on (subject pronouns)

I hope this is helpful.

Bonne journée !

Can't we use "nous" instead of "on"? How to figure out when to use "nous" and when to use "on"

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