So a compound colour always reverts to the masculine form?

Robyn

Kwiziq community member

24 October 2016

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So a compound colour always reverts to the masculine form?

This relates to:
Compound colour names and colour names derived from things are invariable -

Aurélie

Kwiziq language super star

24 October 2016

24/10/16

Bonjour Robyn, Yes, because in French, the masculine singular form is considered as the "original" form which then changes according to rules of agreement. I know.... :)

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