Dans le besoin or en besoin ?

Manpreet kaurC1Kwiziq Q&A regular contributor

Dans le besoin or en besoin ?

I was under the impression that for the abstracts, we could use en... so when I wrote en besoin , I was marked wrong ... pls explain why?

Asked 8 months ago
CécileKwiziq team memberCorrect answer

Hi Manpreet Kaur,

This is the set expression for -

être dans le besoin = to be in need 

Take a look at the following page which details a charity that looks after people 'in need'.

https://journalmetro.com/dossiers/inspirations/2588051/ensemble-pour-aider-les-familles-dans-le-besoin/

Bonne Continuation!

Dans le besoin or en besoin ?

I was under the impression that for the abstracts, we could use en... so when I wrote en besoin , I was marked wrong ... pls explain why?

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