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About ''IL'', ''ELLE'' and ''ON''

I had a pronouns lesson today. I know ELLE = She and IL = He. What does 'ON' mean?

For learning: French
Base language: English
Category: Language



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    on pronoun

    1. he,
    2. it (any noun considered masculine in French) 3. it (referring to weather) example: Il va pleuvoir. ( It's going to rain).
    1. she 2. it (any feminine noun).

    1. one ( impersonal "you"/any person): Qu’est-ce qu’on peut dire? (What can one say?) On ne sait jamais. (You never know/One never knows).
    2. we (this use is VERY common) : On est en retard. (We're late.) On va partir. ( We're going to leave). Qu’est-ce qu’on va faire? ( What shall we do?)
    3. you: On s’amuse bien? (Are you having fun?)
    4. they/ the authorities/ the people in charge/ the governmet: On va construire un pont. (They're going to build a bridge).
    5. someone: On m’a dit...( I was told/someone told me/I've been told)
    6. they (people): Que pensera-t-on? (What will people think?)

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