I thought the plural of "un" and "une" was " des", but the video link example says it is "de". Is that correct?

Answered! Jump to accepted answer.

Friend

Kwiziq community member

21 March 2019

2 replies

I thought the plural of "un" and "une" was " des", but the video link example says it is "de". Is that correct?

This question relates to:
French lesson "Vrai = real / true (adjectives that change meaning according to position)"

Cécile

Kwiziq language super star

23 March 2019

23/03/19

Hi Friend, 

If you mean in 'de beaux arbres'  -

Take a look at the following Kwiziq lesson which will illustrate this little rule -

https://kwiziq.learnfrenchwithalexa.com/revision/grammar/use-de-d-instead-of-des-in-front-of-adjectives-preceding-nouns-partitive-article

Hope this helps!

Friend

Kwiziq community member

23 March 2019

23/03/19

Merci! Wow, I've been using "des" in front of adjectives for years. Very embarrassing.

Your answer

Login to submit your answer

Don't have an account yet? Join today

Think you've got all the answers?

Test your French to the CEFR standard

find your French level »
4680questions9476answers166,173users
Thinking...