Question: Is Brazil a masculine or feminine country in French?

Country (French) Le Brésil (m)
Country (English) Brazil
Official language(s) le portugais
Nationality (m & f) Brésilien(ne)

Is Brazil feminine or masculine in French?

les nationalités

Nationality Masculine Feminine
Brazilian brésilien brésilienne
Burkinabé (Burkina Faso) burkinabais burkinabaise
Burmese birman birmane
Cambodian cambodgien cambodgienne

How do you know if a French word is feminine or masculine?

if the country is masculine, use au + the country’s name. if the country name is plural, such as the USA or the Netherlands, then use the plural form of au, which is aux. if the country name is feminine, use en.

How do you know if a country is feminine in French?

#The gender of countries : which article ? If the name of a country ends with the letter -e, it is feminine. Then put the -la or -l’ (if the name of the country begins with a vowel). For example : La France, l’Italie, la Slovaquie, l’Algérie, la Syrie.

Are countries feminine?

Note that in French, countries, continents, regions and states are either feminine, masculine or plural. Here are the main rules: – Most places ending in ‘e’ are feminine. This includes all the continents (Europe, Afrique, Amérique, Asie, Océanie, Antarctique).

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Is England a feminine country in French?

Most countries that end in the letter E are feminine in French. There are some exceptions.

Common countries, continents, languages and nationalities.

Country (French) l’Angleterre (f)
Country (English) England
Official language(s) l’anglais
Nationality (m & f) Anglais(e)

Is coffee feminine in French?

The gender of café is masculine. E.g. le café.

Is Portugal feminine or masculine in French?

(masculine country) au Portugal. (feminine country) en France. (country that begins with a vowel) en Italie. (plural country) aux États-Unis.

la France le Portugal les États-Unis
la Chine le Brésil les Pays-Bas
la Grèce le Togo les Fidji
la Russie le Sénégal les Émirats Arabes Unis

What gender are countries?

“Stand beside her, and guide her,” we sing in “God Bless America.” Come to think of it, most nations of the world are referred to in the female gender. Why is that? English is one of the few languages that does not distinguish between masculine and feminine nouns.

What is the difference between EN and à in French?

In general, when the following noun is feminine à = to en = to (when country,region or vague destination) e.g. Je vais à l’école (because “une école” ) if masculine: au “I’m going to work” = “Je vais au travail” “en” is more related to areas (countries, regions).

What is the feminine form of Belge?

belge (géog.)

masculin féminin
superlatif
le plus belge les plus belges le moins belge les moins belges la plus belge les plus belges la moins belge les moins belges
adverbe
belgement
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