Les articles indéfinis

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Les articles indéfinis

The three types of indefinite articles un, une, des (= ‘a, an, some’) depend on the gender and number of the noun that follows.

Noun
Article

UN
un garçon, un vélo a boy, a bicycle

UNE
une voiture a car

DES
des enfants, des chaises (some) children, (some) chairs

Note: In the negative form, we replace un, une, des by de (or d’).
J’ai une voiture Je n’ai pas de voiture. I have a car I don’t have a car.
J’ai des amis Je n’ai pas d’amis. I have some friends I don’t have any friends.



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