Forming plural adjectives

Forming plural adjectives - • Le garçon et la fille sont...

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Forming plural adjectives The rules for the formation of plural adjectives in French are as follows:  Adding  -s  to the singular of the masculine or feminine adjective forms the  plural of most adjectives:  Ils sont intelligents. Elles sont intelligentes. An adjective modifying two or more nouns of different genders uses the  masculine plural:
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Unformatted text preview: • Le garçon et la fille sont contents. (The boy and the girl are happy.) • If a masculine singular adjective ends in -s or -x, the singular and plural are identical: Il est sérieux. Ils sont sérieux. • Most masculine adjectives ending in -al change the -al to -aux in the plural: Il est loyal. Ils sont loyaux....
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This note was uploaded on 11/09/2011 for the course FR 101 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at Texas State.

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