Plural of the nouns and adjectives in French:
Here is the video:
and now the script:
the main rule:
you add an “s” at the end of the word.
1- Some words are invariable:
a-words ending in “s”, in “x”, in “z”:
bus, paix, gaz
b- Chic, Snob, Mille:
des gens chic: no “s” at the end of chic, the same for snob and mille.
For hundred and eighty is different:
Deux cents ( 2 hundred) but deux cent trois (2 hundred and three)
Quatre-vingts pages but quatre-vingt-deux pages
2- plural of the words ending in “eu”, “eau”, and “au”:
they have a “x” instead of a “s” :
feu= feux; gâteau= gâteaux; tuyau= tuyaux.
3- plural of the words ending in “al”
they have a plural in “aux”
Cheval= chevaux; animal= animaux; général= généraux…
but festival = festivals.
4-plural of the words ending in “ou”
they are regular, so a “s” for the plural form but 7 exceptions to know by heart:
they have a “s”, but not the words coming from a fruit or a flower: