11 blanc jaune noir rouge violet rose brun / marron bleu vert orange gris COPY THE WORDS FOR COLOURS IN FRENCH AND ENGLISH INTO YOUR BOOKblancjaunenoirrougevioletrosebrun / marronbleuvertorangegris
12 To describe the colour of clothes, the colour comes after the item To describe the colour of clothes, the colour comes after the item. Look at these examples…Un pull noirUne jupe noireDes chaussettesnoiresDes baskets noirsNotice how the spelling of the word “noir” is different.
13 The adjective must “agree” with the noun. Un pull noirUne jupe noireAdd an “e”Feminine wordMasculine wordDes chaussettesnoiresDes baskets noirsFeminineplural wordMasculine plural wordAdd an “s”Add “es”
14 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.ENGLISHMASCULINEFEMININEAUNUNELATHELEREMEMBER: 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.
15 MASCULINE FEMININE NOIR NOIRE BLEU BLEUE VERT VERTE GRIS GRISE BRUN ROUGEJAUNEORANGEROSEVIOLETBLANCMARRONNOIREBLEUEVERTEGRISEBRUNEROUGEJAUNEORANGEROSEVIOLETTEBLANCHEMARRONEXTRA “E”ALREADY HAS AN “E”EXTRA LETTERS AND AN “E”NO “E”
16 Je porte = I wear Je porte un pantalon noir Write these sentences in your book with the meanings in EnglishJe porte un pantalon noirJe porte une chemise blancheJe porte un pull noirJe porte une jupe rougeJe porte des chaussettes blanchesWrite these sentences in French. Make sure you get the correct spelling of the colour by making sure it “agrees”.I wear blue trousersI wear a green skirtI wear red socksI wear a white tieI wear a brown jumper
17 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 scolaireMon uniforme scolaire idéaleUn pull bleu