Nous/on

Nous/on

"et nous, on fera tout ce qui nous plaît" was a sentence from a writing challenge. Is it common to hop back and forth between nous and on like this?
Asked 4 years ago
AurélieKwiziq language super star
Bonjour Joakim ! Yes, in this case it's perfectly normal, as there is no disjunctive/stress pronoun equivalence for "on", so you revert to "nous". Therefore, when you want to use a stress pronoun to emphasise or distinguish ("and *us*, we do this"), you will end up using "nous", even if you're using "on" as a subject pronoun. I hope that makes sense! À bientôt !
AurélieKwiziq language super star
You could also say "Et quant à nous / Et en ce qui nous concerne" :)

Nous/on

"et nous, on fera tout ce qui nous plaît" was a sentence from a writing challenge. Is it common to hop back and forth between nous and on like this?

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