Unlike in English, in French, singular subjects have three possessive adjectives: masculine, feminine, plural.
Possessive adjectives of singular subjects in French
Look at these sentences:
Note that the equivalent of 'my', 'your' or 'his/her' etc. are:
|English||(masc objects)||(fem objects)||(masc/fem)|
Note the similarity of the forms.
These are called possessive adjectives.
More Possessive Adjectives
Notre/nos/votre/vos/leur/leurs = our/your/their (French Possessive Adjectives)
and the more advanced
Common mistakes with mon/ma/mes, ton/ta/tes and son/sa/ses (French Possessive Adjectives)
"Ma" becomes "mon" with feminine nouns starting with a vowel or mute h (French Possessive Adjectives)
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