blanc brun / marronroseviolet rougenoir jaune bleu vertorange gris COPY THE WORDS FOR COLOURS IN FRENCH AND ENGLISH INTO YOUR BOOK
Une jupe noire Un pull noir Des chaussettes noires To describe the colour of clothes, the colour comes after the item. Look at these examples… Des baskets noirs Notice how the spelling of the word noir is different.
Une jupe noire Un pull noir Des chaussettes noires Des baskets noirs Masculine word Feminine word Add an e Masculine plural wordAdd an s Feminine plural word Add es The adjective must agree with the noun.
Every NOUN in French is either Masculine or Feminine A noun is a person, place or thing. Any word that you can put the word a or the in front. In French, the words for a and the are different, depending on if the word is masculine or feminine. ENGLISHMASCULINE FEMININE THE LE LA AUN UNE REMEMBER: It is the word itself which is either masculine or feminine. It is usual for men to wear a shirt, but the word for a shirt in French will always be feminine. How do you know if a word is masculine or feminine? You have to learn them!! When you learn a new noun in French, you will always learn it with the extra words UN, UNE, LE or LA. Just like you did with the words for clothes.
MASCULINE FEMININE NOIR BLEU VERT GRIS BRUN ROUGE JAUNE ORANGE ROSE VIOLET BLANC MARRON NOIRE BLEUE VERTE GRISE BRUNE ROUGE JAUNE ORANGE ROSE VIOLETTE BLANCHE MARRON EXTRA E ALREADY HAS AN E NO E EXTRA LETTERS AND AN E
Je porte un pantalon noir Je porte une chemise blanche Je porte un pull noir Je porte une jupe rouge Je porte des chaussettes blanches Je porte = I wear Write these sentences in your book with the meanings in English Write these sentences in French. Make sure you get the correct spelling of the colour by making sure it agrees. I wear blue trousers I wear a green skirt I wear red socks I wear a white tie I wear a brown jumper
Now draw or create a picture of your school uniform and label the items of clothing and its colour. Then do the same for your ideal school uniform. Mon uniforme scolaire Mon uniforme scolaire idéale Un pull bleu