"The corn is black."

Translation:Le maïs est noir.

February 3, 2013

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Le blé n'est pas acceptable...?

February 3, 2013

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"blé" is "wheat"

February 4, 2013

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why is everything black?

March 5, 2013

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Because it is a color adjective easy to use (regular), while many others are exceptions to the usual rules.

March 5, 2013

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why noir not noire?

March 24, 2013

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"le maïs" is masculine.

March 25, 2013
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