I've been told that if the town/city begins with a vowel the 'à' changes to 'en'. Is that right?

AnneA2Kwiziq community member

I've been told that if the town/city begins with a vowel the 'à' changes to 'en'. Is that right?

Asked 4 years ago
AurélieKwiziq team memberCorrect answer
Bonjour Anne !

I'm afraid you're mixing two different lessons :)

To say "in/to" + city, you always use "à", regardless of spelling.
But it's a different matter when it comes to countries, or regions/states...
Here are links to our related lessons:
Using en with feminine countries and au(x) with masculine countries to say in or to (prepositions)
En, dans = In, to with regions, states, counties (prepositions)

I hope it helps!
À bientôt !

I've been told that if the town/city begins with a vowel the 'à' changes to 'en'. Is that right?

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