Yo no la he visto en dos años.why do you use la

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Yo no la he visto en dos años. In this sentence why do you use la?

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updated FEB 17, 2010
posted by Butterbean

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la indicates that it is a female that you have not seen in two years.

"I have not seen her in two years"

updated FEB 17, 2010
posted by vicente
in "No la he visto a ella... " (which is I haven't seen her for two years) Why do you use the (la) here? And don't the (a) (ella) already say she or female? why do we have to repeat it here?