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-plural. The noun le ciel is also in the singular form.