"The shrimps are orange."

Translation:Les crevettes sont orange.

April 8, 2018

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Why isn't orange in plural form?

April 8, 2018

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Color adjectives that are also nouns referring to fruit or materials are invariable.

"Une orange" is a fruit, so the matching adjective does not show in the plural.

The same applies to "marron" (chestnut) or "argent" (silver).

April 8, 2018
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