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  5. "He was born in the fifties."

"He was born in the fifties."

Translation:Il est né dans les années cinquante.

April 29, 2020


  • 1892

Sometimes we use "en" and sometimes "dans" for being born "in". Does anyone have a good rule to share to learn when to use which word?


The tip before the exercice mentions a fix expression : dans les années XXX... but if it's only a year, en 1950.

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