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Re: [vox] [ot] french

On Mon, Dec 17, 2001 at 12:21:23PM -0800, R. Douglas Barbieri wrote:
> Plural markers in French don't really say much about the gender of a 
> noun. A noun ending in -e can be feminine (la fenetre, la chaise, for 
> example), but other times not: (le livre, l'homme). Usually -e is a 
> marker attached to adjectives--since adjectives must agree with nouns in 
> gender and number (for example "l'homme fous" vs "la femme folle" [the 
> crazy man / woman] or "les femmes folles" [the crazy women]).

+4; Informative.

Don Werve <donw@examen.com>
Unix System Administrator

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