French 9-10

ÊTRE

Je suis (I am)               Nous sommes (We are)

Tu es (You are)           Vous êtes (You are – plural)

Il est (He is)                  Ils sont (They are – masculine or mixed group)

Elle est (she is)            Elles sont (They are – females)

ADJECTIVES:

The adjective describes a noun and in French, a noun has a gender (masculine or feminine).  The adjective must “match” the noun – meaning that if the noun is masculine, the adjective must also be masculine.

In this list, masculine nouns are first, followed by feminine.  If there is only one adjective, you use same for masculine and feminine nouns.

  1. intéressant / intéressante = interesting
  2. intelligent / intelligente = smart / intelligent
  3. ennuyeux / ennuyeuse = boring
  4. pénible = annoying
  5. amusant / amusante = fun
  6. gentil / gentile = nice
  7. créatif / creative = creative
  8. heureux / heureuse = happy
  9. triste = sad
  10. rigolo / rigolote = funny
  11. fatigué / fatiguée = tired
  12. paresseux / paresseuse = lazy
  13. courageux / courageuse = courageous
  14. nerveux / nerveuse = nervous
  15. grand / grande = tall
  16. petit / petite =