"De nouveaux vêtements"
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Placement before the noun
Certain adjectives are placed before the noun, some which you can memorize with the acronym "BAGS":
Beauty Age Good and bad Size (except for grand with people)
These descriptors - and a few others - are considered inherent qualities of the noun:
une jolie fille - pretty girl
un jeune homme - young man
une nouvelle maison - new house
un bon enfant - good child
un petit problème - small problem
les sincères condoléances - sincere condolences
les vagues promesses - vague promises
un gentil garçon - kind boy
It would be possible only in a certain context:
j'ai de nouveaux vêtements: I have new clothes => plural of "I have a new clothing": "a" has no plural in English and "de" has no use here.
j'ai un sac de nouveaux vêtements: I have a bag of new clothes => clothes as complement of bag, so with "of"
"Un" and "une" have a plural form: "des".
- "un vêtement" is singular and "des vêtements" is the plural form, where "des" is required.
"Des" changes to "de" in front of an adjective:
- "un nouveau vêtement" is singular and "de nouveaux vêtements" is the plural version.