Mode grammatical d'un verbe prenant les caractéristiques d'un adverbe invariable ou d'un adjectif.

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Is “en” a pronoun or preposition in “n’en pouvant plus”?

The question is on en as occurring as highlighted in this excerpt from Voltaire's Candide. Candide, tout stupéfait, ne démêlait pas encore trop bien comment il était un héros. Il s’avisa un beau ...
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Infinitive or present participle in a sentence's object

One of my French workbooks has these two sentences in separate sections: J'ai vu les moutons traverser la route. La police l'a aperçu entrant dans un laboratoire médical. It seems to me ...
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Changement d'orthographe des participes présents et adjectifs

Page 49 dans Advanced French Grammar, V. Mazet soutient ceci : A few present participles undergo a spelling change when they are used as adjectives or nouns. These include: —ant to —ent, —quant to ...