Definite Article - Mon Ma Mes My Ton Ta Tes Your (informal)...

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Definite Article: Forms: Le (masc.), Ex) Tex le tatou La(Fem), Bette la chatte L’ (before a vowel) l’escargot Uses: -The definite article is used before a specific noun or a noun at already specified Ex) Tu connais la tour de l’universite du Texas? C’est le symbole de l’universite! -Expresses likes and dislikes: Ex): Tex adore les croissants. Tammy n’aime pas le café -No article is used before: Cities, months and days of the week Ex) Tex habite a Austin Ex0 Lundi, il a rendez-vous avec Tammy. Indefinite Article Forms: Un: (masc singular) Une (fem singulatr) Des: (plural for both) Uses: Indefinite noun refers to un-specific nouns Ex) Joe-Bob et Corey ont une chamber dans une residence universite a Austin Joe-Bob et corey sont des comarades de chamber. -Negative sentence Un, une, des are replaced by de, d’ Ex) Joe-Bob tu as un chien? Mais, non! Je n’ai pas de chien. Jesuis un ecuriel.
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Possessive Determiners Masculine Singular Feminine Singular Plural (Translation)
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Unformatted text preview: Mon Ma Mes My Ton Ta Tes Your (informal) Son Sa Ses His/ Her/ Its Notre Notre Nos Our Votre Votre Vos Your (formal/plural) Leur Leur Leurs Their possessive articles, like all articles, must agree with the noun they modify. Thus, if the noun is feminine, the possessive article must be feminine, too. And if the noun is masculine, the possessive article must be masculine as well. Examples Masculine Singular Feminune Singular Plural Mon pre Ma mre Mes ami(e)s / parents Ton pre Ta mre Tes ami(e)s / parents Son pre Sa mre Ses ami(e)s /parents Notre pre Notre mre Nos ami(e)s / parents Votre pre Votre mre Vos ami(e)s / parents Leur pre Leur mre Leurs ami(e)s / parents *Ami Mon ami, Mon amie, Mes ami(e)s. The feminine form of amie takes Mon as its possessive determiner. (liason) (The same for amour ) *Famille Feminine! La (une) Famille Ma famille (not Mes famille)...
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Definite Article - Mon Ma Mes My Ton Ta Tes Your (informal)...

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