Bonjour Kwiziq Experts !
A rule from the lesson states-
Adverbial pronouns en/y are placed after moi/toi/lui/nous/vous/leur and moi/toi become m' and t’
Can it be elaborated by using the following- en/ y are placed after moi/toi/lui/l’/nous/vous/leur/les.
Accompagne-l’y ! -> Accompany him there ! (Here, l’ is a direct object which is better as compared to lui)
Conduis-les-y ! -> Drive them there ! (Here too, les is a direct object used instead of leur)
Just curious to know whether direct object too satisfy this rule or only indirect object pronouns could be used before en/y .
Merci encore !
The adverbial pronouns en and y always come after direct and indirect object pronouns. If both of them are present, y precedes en.
Il y en a trois. -- There are three of them.
Here is a webpage explaining it in more detail:
But this was not what I asked ?
Sorry, Shrey, I interpreted this sentence in your post "Just curious to know whether direct object too satisfy this rule or only indirect object pronouns could be used before en/y," as asking about what comes first and what second.
The two examples you give seem correct to me:
Accompagne-l'y! and Conduis-les-y!
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