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What does plural mean in French?

Last Updated: 7th April, 2020

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Usually, the plural form of nouns and adjectives is straightforward in French: you just need to remember to add an -s to both the noun and any adjective(s) that might be alongside it. For example, recalling that les (as opposed to le or la) is the French for "the" in the plural: Singular. Plural. le livre.

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Similarly, it is asked, is Family singular or plural in French?

Like English, all French nouns have a number: singular (one), as in la famille (the family), or plural (more than one), as in les enfants (the children). Unlike English, however, all French nouns also have a gender: masculine or feminine.

can adjectives be plural in French? To change an adjective into its plural form, the basic rule is to add an -s. But if it already ends in -s or -x, no additional suffix is needed. For adjectives that end in -eau or -al, the plural form is -eaux or -aux. A few adjectives never change their form no matter what kind of noun they are describing.

Also, what is the plural of journal in French?

Nouns and adjectives ending in “-al” When there's a masculine singular noun or adjective ending in “-al,” its plural form usually ends in “-aux.” Un journal (a newspaper), which is a masculine singular noun, becomes des journaux ([some]newspapers).

What is the plural of Nez in French?

The letters s, x, and z are all used to make plurals in French. If a singular noun ends in any of these letters, its plural form remains unchanged: The plural of le corps (body) is les corps (bodies) The plural of le nez (nose) is les nez (noses)

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