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Usage of "en" by itself

Again I hear something in Michel Thomas´ French course that sounds wrong to me (I took French in school more than ten years ago and didn´t have a chance to practice it since then).

He says the word "en" when used by itself can mean "of it", "from it", "some of it", "some", "any" or "any of it", replacing "de ça".
Some of the examples he gives are:
"Je en veux" as "I want some of it"
"Je ne en veux pas" as "I don´t want any of it"
"Je vais en acheter parce que je voudrais en avoir" as "I´m going to buy some because I would like some"
"Voulez-vous en avoir?" as "Do you want to have some?"
"En avez vous?" as "Do you have some?"

Is this correct?


For learning: French
Base language: English
Category: Language


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    Actually, Michel Thomas is right. "En" does replace "some of it" in French... Here are links to French websites that use some of the expressions you listed: (title page)

    Hope this is helpful.

    Okay c'est pour expliquer le principe mais:
    Attention "Je en veux" s'écrit " j'en veux " et "je n'en veux pas"

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