4All nouns in French are either masculine or feminine. Masculine nounsun livreun styloun cahierun taille crayonsun crayonun feutreun sacFeminine nounsune règleune trousseune gommeune calculetteune feuille
5In English we use colours as adjectives before a noun eg:- a yellow pencil, a red book, a blue penun crayonjauneun livrerougeun stylobleuIn French we use colours as adjectives after a noun.
19They describe feminine nouns. The words for these colours have changed?Why do you think these words are different?They describe feminine nouns.These are the colour words which change with a feminine noun.NOIREBLEUEBLANCHEVIOLETTEVERTEGRISE
20With a partner, can you think of a rule for deciding how and when to change the colour word? These are rules.When referring to a feminine noun, add an e unless the word already ends in eExceptions:violette blancheNo agreement when the adjective of colour is named after a fruit, orange marron (chestnut)
212. I have a green pencil case. J’ai une trousse ______________. Remember the agreement rules and complete the following sentences in your jotter. Write the sentences in English and French.1. I have a blue pen.J’ai un stylo ________.2. I have a green pencil case.J’ai une trousse ______________.3. I have a yellow felt tip pen.J’ai un feutre ___________4. I have a white back pack.J’ai un sac _____________5. I have a white rubber.J’ai une gomme _____________.Write another 3 sentences of your own, in English and in French.
22WALT In French, adjectives of colour are written after the noun. Today we have learned that:In French, adjectives of colour are written after the noun.Colour adjectives agree gender with the noun they describe.There are rules to help us remember how and when to do this.We can use these rules