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Inanimate Objects#

Daniel

Kwiziq community member

13 March 2018

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Inanimate Objects#

Why does it say "You never use le and les to replace inanimate objects." When other sources say that spanish does not distinguish between inanimacy.

This relates to:
Using le and les = [to] it,him, her, them (indirect object pronouns) -

Inma

Kwiziq language super star

14 March 2018

14/03/18

Hello Daniel


We will remove this bit of information from the lesson because, although, more commonly used to refer to people or animals, "le/les" can also refer to inanimate objects, for example "Le añadí sal a la comida" (I added salt to the food), acting also as an indirect object. 


Thanks for reporting this and sorry about the confussion.


Inma

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