If the masculine singular form ends in a consonant

If the masculine singular form ends in a consonant - (brief...

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If the masculine singular form ends in a consonant, add -  ment  to the feminine  singular form of the adjective, as shown in the following table  . Two exceptions include  gentil  (nice), which is  gentille  in its feminine adjective form and  gentiment  (nicely) as an  adverb, and  bref
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Unformatted text preview: (brief), which is brève in its feminine adjective form and brièvement (briefly) as an adverb. Masculine Adjective Feminine Adjective Adverb attentif (attentive) attentive attentivement (attentively) cruel (cruel) cruelle cruellement (cruelly) doux (gentle) douce doucement (gently)...
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This note was uploaded on 11/08/2011 for the course FR 101 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at Texas State.

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