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"dans laquelle" vs. "ou"

Carol

Kwiziq community member

14 March 2016

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"dans laquelle" vs. "ou"

Would it also be correct to say "L'époque dans laquelle il vivait..."?

This relates to:
Où = where AND when (relative pronouns) -

Aurélie

Kwiziq language super star

14 March 2016

14/03/16

Bonjour Carol,

Here you could use 'laquelle' but not with "dans", simply because with "époque" you use the preposition 'à' : "Je suis né à cette époque." (I was born in that time.)

Therefore, you could say: "L'époque à laquelle il vivait ...".

I hope that's helpful!

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