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Il elle envoie deux milliers de roses


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17 October 2017

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Il elle envoie deux milliers de roses

Shouldn't 'elle' be used instead of 'lui' for 'He sends her' in the above example?

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Expressing large numbers: thousands, millions and billions -


Kwiziq language super star

17 October 2017


Bonjour Terry,

Elle is a subject pronoun, as in Elle est intelligente, or a stress pronoun, as in C'est pour elle.

In the sentence "He's sending her roses," her is an indirect object pronoun, and the third person singular indirect object pronoun - whether masculine or feminine - is lui. See our lesson:


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24 October 2017


Merci Laura

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