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zmike



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PostPosted: Tue Mar 22, 2005 10:10 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Thanks. After searching on Google, I found out that there is a rule in identifying Mas. and fem. nouns (or was it adjective, or verbs??) that if a word ends with ~ions or ~ion, it is always feminine can someone clarify this please. Thanks. Very Happy
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Julien



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PostPosted: Tue Mar 22, 2005 10:13 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

zmike wrote:
Thanks. After searching on Google, I found out that there is a rule in identifying Mas. and fem. nouns (or was it adjective, or verbs??) that if a word ends with ~ions or ~ion, it is always feminine can someone clarify this please. Thanks. Very Happy


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zmike



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PostPosted: Tue Mar 22, 2005 10:16 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

So I got the rule backwards...so does this rule only work for adjectives? Thanks
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Julien



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PostPosted: Tue Mar 22, 2005 10:18 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

zmike wrote:
So I got the rule backwards...so does this rule only work for adjectives? Thanks


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:lol:

Can I have a look at that rule?
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zmike



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PostPosted: Tue Mar 22, 2005 10:28 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Malheureusement, Je oublie où c'est.
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Meg



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PostPosted: Tue Mar 22, 2005 10:31 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Maybe zmike invented that rule Laughing Laughing (just kidding)
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zmike



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PostPosted: Tue Mar 22, 2005 10:34 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Maybe it's nouns or verbs?
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Julien



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PostPosted: Tue Mar 22, 2005 10:36 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

zmike wrote:
Maybe it's nouns or verbs?


Verbs don't have a gender.
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zmike



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PostPosted: Tue Mar 22, 2005 10:38 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I meant adverbs
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Julien



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PostPosted: Tue Mar 22, 2005 10:41 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

zmike wrote:
I meant adverbs


:shock: WHAT???
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zmike



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PostPosted: Tue Mar 22, 2005 10:42 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Just kidding about the adverbs Laughing
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Meg



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PostPosted: Tue Mar 22, 2005 10:42 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

You guys are hilarious. I've never been on here when there were actually other people on Laughing
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zmike



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PostPosted: Tue Mar 22, 2005 10:45 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Me too. is'nt it like 12:30 pm in France. Also is it also March Break in the U.S and French this week.
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Julien



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PostPosted: Tue Mar 22, 2005 10:48 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

zmike wrote:
Me too. is'nt it like 12:30 pm in France. Also is it also March Break in the U.S and French this week.


No, it's 11:45
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 22, 2005 10:49 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Is it March Break over there?
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