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Dans (dates vs time)

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Dans (dates vs time)

We can't use dans for years in terms of dates, but can we use it for years in terms of time?

E.g.: Je vais travailler dans quatre ans. (I will be working in 4 years)

Asked 3 years ago
ChrisC1 Kwiziq Q&A super contributor Correct answer

dans + time = a specified time in the future.
en + year/month = in that year/month

Dans (dates vs time)

We can't use dans for years in terms of dates, but can we use it for years in terms of time?

E.g.: Je vais travailler dans quatre ans. (I will be working in 4 years)

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