Flashcards in 8) gender and articles Deck (19)
the indefinite articles in french (a, an, some)
the definite articles in french (the)
to talk about multiple nouns you have to repeat the definite article before every noun:
buy the blue book and the black shoes
acheter le livre bleu et les chaussures noires
the partitive articles - refers to only a part of the object. used whenever the exact amount of an item cannot be determined. in english?
any, some (cannot be omitted in french)
male singular nouns
i have (some) paper
j'ai du papier
female singular nouns
do you have (any) lemonade?
avez-vous de la limonade?
singular nouns with a vowel or h
she has (some) water?
a-t-elle de l'eau?