Number – nombre


Let's Define It!

What's a *number*?

Singular or plural? That's what number is about. That's it.

oh, one more thing. Number is le nombre in French. You're welcome.

Sorry, one last thing...You can attach a number can be associated with a noun (nom), a pronoun (pronom), a determiner(déterminant) and a verb (verbe).


Let's Pronounce It!

What does it sound like in French?


Let's Have an Example or Two!

Can a little reinforcement do the trick?

Let's analyze a French sentence in which the grammatical notion of number can be tied to various words:

"Je vois des oiseaux dans le ciel". I see some birds in the sky. --> 

The personal pronoun je is 1st person-singular, while the noun oiseaux is masculin-pluralThe noun le ciel is also in the singular form.


Let's Take a Quiz!

What did you learn?