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Explanation Needed

Hello everybody, I was studying french personal pronouns and when to use them but I got confused.

Can anyone see the image that this link provides and explain them to me and when they are used?

https://www.google.com/search?q=me+te+se+nous+vous&rlz=1C1SQJL_enTW888TW888&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ved=2ahUKEwi6pbmd9djoAhWFVBUIHVYECAgQ_AUoAXoECAwQAw#imgrc=zFB0-iluL9m_HM

April 8, 2020

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Jojo553168

-Subject pronoun:
  Subject of a verb: je regarde.

-Reflexive pronoun:
  Used for reflexive verbs : Je me souviens.

-Direct object pronoun:
  For direct objects: Je te regarde.

-Indirect object pronoun:
  For indirect objects: Je te donne le pain.

-Prepositional pronoun:
  After a preposition: C'est à toi que je donne le pain.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/icycold21

Thanks for the explanation, but what is an indirect object pronoun?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/NieNieNieNie

It's the case named "dative" in some languages, it conveys the idea of "to someone", and it exists in English too:

  • "Call me" = direct
  • "Give me something" = indirect, because it's "Give something to me"
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