Hello fellow Duolingoers! I would like to see this added.

You know when you have to translate from English to French/German/Italian/any other language, and the English sentence has no article, but the foreign sentence does? But you can't remember what gender the word is! And it doesn't tell you in the hint! So I think that this should be a thing to be added.

PJ :)

December 1, 2015


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That's the point of learning - they shouldn't have to tell you in the hint. To help me, I subscribed to and the guy who runs it sends out regular emails with learning tips, ebooks and encourages people to reply to his emails with any questions about French that people may have. One of the ebooks he sent when I subscribed included a link to a webpage that really helped my understanding of French genders. Hope this helps!

December 1, 2015

Yes, but for example, what about when Duo teaches you a new word through the English to French exercise?

December 1, 2015

For me, the gender 'le/la' does actually come up (and I use both PC and mobile versions). So unfortunately I can't help you in that aspect as I haven't had any trouble with it.

December 2, 2015
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