Is The Noun Masculine Or Feminine? The French Quiz

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Is The Noun Masculine Or Feminine? The French Quiz - Quiz

A noun is a word that names something, such as a person, place, thing, or idea. In a sentence, nouns can play the role of subject, direct object, indirect object, subject complement, object complement, appositive, or adjective.
Test your french knowledge of which gender the nouns are. Choose the correct article for each noun.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Choose the correct article for - chat

    • A.

      Le

    • B.

      La

    • C.

      Les

    Correct Answer
    A. Le
    Explanation
    The correct article for "chat" is "le" because "chat" is a masculine noun in French. In French, nouns are categorized as either masculine or feminine, and "chat" falls under the masculine category. Therefore, the correct article to use with "chat" is "le."

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  • 2. 

    Choose the correct article for - tortue

    • A.

      Le

    • B.

      La

    • C.

      Les

    Correct Answer
    B. La
    Explanation
    The correct article for "tortue" is "la" because "tortue" is a feminine noun in French. In French, nouns have gender, and feminine nouns are usually preceded by the article "la". The article "le" is used for masculine nouns, and "les" is used for plural nouns regardless of gender.

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  • 3. 

    Choose the correct article for - souris

    • A.

      Le

    • B.

      La

    • C.

      Les

    Correct Answer
    B. La
    Explanation
    The correct article for "souris" is "la" because "souris" is a feminine noun in French. In French, nouns have gender, and feminine nouns are typically preceded by the article "la".

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  • 4. 

    Choose the correct article for - oiseaux

    • A.

      Le

    • B.

      La

    • C.

      Les

    Correct Answer
    C. Les
    Explanation
    The correct article for "oiseaux" is "les" because "oiseaux" is a plural noun in French, and "les" is the plural definite article used before plural nouns.

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  • 5. 

    Choose the correct article for - enfants

    • A.

      Le

    • B.

      La

    • C.

      Les

    Correct Answer
    C. Les
    Explanation
    The correct article for "enfants" is "les". "Les" is a plural article in French, used to refer to multiple people or things. In this case, "les" is used to indicate that the noun "enfants" (which means "children" in English) is plural. Therefore, "les enfants" means "the children".

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  • 6. 

    Choose the correct article for - facteur

    • A.

      Le

    • B.

      La

    • C.

      Les

    Correct Answer
    A. Le
    Explanation
    The correct article for "facteur" is "le" because "facteur" is a masculine noun. In French, nouns have gender and "facteur" is classified as masculine. Therefore, the appropriate article to use with it is "le".

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  • 7. 

    Choose the correct article for - fleuriste

    • A.

      Le

    • B.

      La

    • C.

      Les

    Correct Answer
    B. La
    Explanation
    The correct article for "fleuriste" is "la". In French, nouns have gender, and "fleuriste" is a feminine noun. Therefore, it requires the feminine article "la" before it.

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  • 8. 

    Choose the correct article for - cheval

    • A.

      Le

    • B.

      La

    • C.

      Les

    Correct Answer
    A. Le
    Explanation
    The correct article for "cheval" is "le" because "cheval" is a masculine noun in French. In French, nouns are categorized as either masculine or feminine, and "cheval" falls into the masculine category. Therefore, the correct article to use with "cheval" is "le."

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  • 9. 

    Choose the correct article for - cousine

    • A.

      Le

    • B.

      La

    • C.

      Les

    Correct Answer
    B. La
    Explanation
    The correct article for "cousine" is "la". In French, nouns have gender, and "cousine" is a feminine noun. Therefore, it requires the feminine definite article "la".

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  • 10. 

    Choose the correct article for - poisson

    • A.

      Le

    • B.

      La

    • C.

      Les

    Correct Answer
    A. Le
    Explanation
    The correct article for "poisson" is "le" because "poisson" is a masculine noun in French. In French, nouns have gender, and masculine nouns are typically preceded by the article "le".

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