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French verbs with the preposition en


The French preposition en is required after certain verbs when they are followed by a noun.

agir en   to act like / as

avoir confiance en   to trust

casser en (morceaux, trois)   to break in(to) (pieces, two)

se changer en   to change into

convertir (quelque chose) en   to convert (something) into

couper en (deux, cinq)   to cut in (two, five pieces)

croire en   to believe in

se déguiser en   to disguise oneself as

écrire en (français, ligne)   to write (in French, on line)

mesurer en (mètres)   to measure in (meters)

se mettre en colère   to get mad

se mettre en route   to set out

partir en (guerre)   to leave for (war)

partir en (voiture)   to leave by/in (car)

traduire en (français)   to translate into (French)

transformer qqch en (qqch)   to change s.t. into (s.t.)

se vendre en (bouteilles)   to be sold in (bottles)

voyager en (train, taxi)   to travel by (train, taxi)
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