"ma tête me fait mal" why not "la tête" since "me fait" already indicates it's your own head ?

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"ma tête me fait mal" why not "la tête" since "me fait" already indicates it's your own head ?

Asked 2 years ago
ChrisC1 Kwiziq Q&A super contributor
As the lesson specifies, you use the personal pronoun also when special emphasis is put on the body part. I assume that's the case in the sentence you quote. However, without knowing the context that's impossible to tell.
ChrisC1 Kwiziq Q&A super contributor
As the lesson specifies, you use the personal pronoun alao when special emphasis is put on the body part. I assume that's the case in the sentence you quote. However, without knowing the context that's impossible to tell. 

"ma tête me fait mal" why not "la tête" since "me fait" already indicates it's your own head ?

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