"J'en ai d'Esaü" (play on words)

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"J'en ai d'Esaü" (play on words)

Postby commentdireca » 2020-03-04, 5:58

I'm reading a story where someone is offered a plate of lentils, which he jokingly declines by saying "j'en ai d'Esaü". I get the biblical reference, but it's apparently also a play on words. I was wondering if anyone here could help me figure it out. My best guess is that "j'en ai d'Esaü" sounds a bit like "j'en ai désaveu", but I don't think it's that.

Thanks in advance! :)

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Re: "J'en ai d'Esaü" (play on words)

Postby Prantsis » 2020-03-05, 1:25

"J'en ai déjà eues." (I already had some)


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