BANGS adjectives?

Kenneth

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1 February 2017

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BANGS adjectives?

This lesson is kind of confusing me. At school I learned that the superlative must come after the noun unless the adjective would come before the noun, and in that case the placement would be a choice. The French About page on superlatives also states this rule. So wouldn't "Marie est la plus intelligente fille de la classe" be incorrect?

This question relates to:
French lesson "Forming the superlative of adjectives in complex cases"

Aaron

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3 April 2017

3/04/17

The video on this lesson page says the same thing, and I've also seen the advice that the placement of the superlative follows the normal placement of the adjective, whether before or after the noun, so I'm also left wondering.

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