Adjective after the noun

DraganaC1Kwiziq Q&A regular contributor

Adjective after the noun

why is the adjective here after the noun?

J'habiterais dans une villa gigantesque -  I thought "size" went before a noun 

Asked 3 months ago
CécileKwiziq team memberCorrect answer

Hi Dragana, 

The adjective 'gigantesque' can go before or after the noun, like 'formidable', 'extraordinaire''superbe' etc.

Bonne Continuation!

JimC1 Kwiziq Q&A super contributor
https://www.cnrtl.fr/concordance/gigantesque

It could mean "extraordinaire" regarding the villa, but there are many examples of this adjective appearing after the noun  --  see the link above.

Adjective after the noun

why is the adjective here after the noun?

J'habiterais dans une villa gigantesque -  I thought "size" went before a noun 

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