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What is the difference between Un and Une in French?

Can you please tell me the answer.

May 10, 2016

9 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/MasterZsword

Un is used for words that are masculine (un chien, un manteau, un chocolat, etc.), while une is used for feminine words (une chemise, une cravate, etc.).

May 10, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/Gauri_24

Thanks

December 18, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/djdeath101dude

thanks awesome

February 10, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/jrikhal

See the TipsNote of the very first skill (click on the link) of the French tree. It's well explained there.

May 10, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/PolyglotCiro

Un is masculine and une is femenine.

May 10, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/champaz3

the masculine is un and the feminine is une

May 10, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/AlexStromi1

Also struggled with this one!

November 7, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/ASHMANGILL

how do we know what is masculine and feminine?

November 8, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/jrikhal

By learning (by heart) the gender of a noun when you learn the noun.
Knowing the gender of a noun is 50% of "knowing the noun".

November 8, 2017
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