in first example "La maison des Jackson est sur la gauche." can we use" de jackson" instead of "des jackson"?

YashikaA1Kwiziq community member

in first example "La maison des Jackson est sur la gauche." can we use" de jackson" instead of "des jackson"?

Asked 2 years ago
AurélieKwiziq team memberCorrect answer

Bonjour Yashika !

Both sentences are correct, but mean very different things :)

La maison des Jackson  =  the Jacksons' / the Jackson family's house

La maison de Jackson  =  Jackson's house  (one person)

I hope that's helpful!
Bonne journée !


 

YashikaA1Kwiziq community member

Thanks a lot.

You are best :*

in first example "La maison des Jackson est sur la gauche." can we use" de jackson" instead of "des jackson"?

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