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Should we use “de” after “en dessous”?

I know that "sous" is not to be followed by "de": for instance "sous l'escalier" is correct, and "sous de l'escalier" is not. But what about "en dessous"? Which usage is correct: en dessous ...
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What is the difference between usage of “y” and “là”?

Consider the following context: Un grand magasin est situé en ville. What would be a better continuation and why? On peut y acheter des meubles. or Là, on peut acheter des meubles.
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When to use “lieu” or “endroit” ?

Can both lieu and endroit (words for place) be used interchangeably? In the scenario of deciding a venue for a party/picnic? If the place has already been decided but one needs to convey it to ...