Bonjour! Can someone help me with this sentence - in particular the word "en." I am a little confused about why "en" is used along with "un épisode." I probably would have written J'en regarderai un ce soir to mean I will watch one tonight. Merci pour votre aide !
Dictation exercise B1
It refers back to the series 'Dix pour Cent' ( Call my Agent!). So strictly speaking the person is saying -
I have only read the preamble text.
What I think is the case here is that "en" is a pronoun in the sense of "de cela" -> of it / that ....
So we have a series of episodes of a program and you will watch "one of them" (J'en regarderai) this evening --- You will watch one OF THE (de cela - en) series ......
I suspect that you were already thinking along these lines anyway and only needed a bit of reassurance?
If the context was talking about 'a series', "j'en regarderai un ce soir" would be interpreted as 'watch one series', not 'one episode'; to clarify 'watch one episode of ...' (the previously mentioned series) requires 'j'en regarderai un épisode ce soir'.
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