When do you use "en face de" vs. "devant"?

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Ginger

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21 February 2019

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When do you use "en face de" vs. "devant"?

For example, I am in front of the school could be: Je suis en face de l'ecole or Je suis devant l'ecole? 

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French lesson "Using dans, sur, sous, devant, derrière, entre to say in, on top of, under, in front of, behind (prepositions)"

Chris

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22 February 2019

22/02/19

It's similar to English: en face de -- opposite of, facing, devant -- in front of

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