Micro French Tip for Perfume Contest

Hi Everyone,

@Jose brought up a good point in the perfume discussion board about french grammar.

Let me help a bit with the language. It’s not much but it might help you in this contest.

French uses articles with their nouns. And they attach a gender to each noun.

More on French Nouns
http://french.about.com/od/nouns/

Articles have to reflect the noun’s gender. We would say or write ‘father’, they would say and write "Le Père’ (the father).
French articles:

The
La (f) La mère (mother)
Le (m) Le père (father)
Les (m&f pl) Les Parents

a
un (m)
une (f)
des (m&f pl)

If a noun begins with a vowel or ‘h’, the article becomes l’

more on french articles
http://french.about.com/od/articles/

Adjectives also have a gender but there are some rules. If the noun is ‘feminine’ you add ‘e’ as in petite (f),petit is 'the masculine form

More on French Adj
http://french.about.com/od/adjectives/

I hope this helps

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Oops, I didn’t realize the links would pull up the page! It’s a free site and very usefull

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That is very thoughtful of you Laura, ty

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Hi @LorinRyle

Thank you. :smile:

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