Erreurs et problemes d'exercice

KimberB2Kwiziq community member

Erreurs et problemes d'exercice

1. On dit pas "une longue barbe frisee" ici, mais "une barbe longue et frisee".  'long/longue" devant  le nom = "Ouah!" comme "Quelle longue journee!".

Peut-etre s'il avait une barbe qui lui pendait jusqu' a` la poitrine, on pourrait dire: "Ouah! Quelle longue barbe!, mais ce monsieur a une barbe normale.

En plus, son pull n'est pas du tout "violet".

2.  On ne leur voit pas les yeux.

3.  En gros, il faut redessiner les portraits 

Asked 2 months ago
MaartenC1 Kwiziq Q&A super contributor Correct answer

 

Not sure what the concern about the positioning of 'longue' before the noun is - it is an adjective that usually goes before the noun, but can be placed after it as well (eg les cheveux longs) ? Normally, with multiple adjectives in French, they take/hold their 'usual' position - if this means multiple adjectives before or after the noun, the adjectives are separated by 'et'. 

 

Short and common adjectives that go BEFORE nouns (adjective position)

https://grammar.collinsdictionary.com/french-easy-learning/word-order-with-adjectives

The question of whether the beard is normal or long is subjective. It is long enough to not be short - I have never heard anyone describe their beard length as 'normal', but maybe that is a generational or regional thing.

They are pretty basic drawings, that is for sure !

CélineKwiziq team member

Bonjour Kimber,

Images published alongside reading exercises are always matching exactly with the content. They are sometimes only used as a source of inspiration for creating an exercise. ;-) 

The introduction text has been amended so as to avoid any ambiguity. 

I hope this is helpful.

Bonne journée !

Erreurs et problemes d'exercice

1. On dit pas "une longue barbe frisee" ici, mais "une barbe longue et frisee".  'long/longue" devant  le nom = "Ouah!" comme "Quelle longue journee!".

Peut-etre s'il avait une barbe qui lui pendait jusqu' a` la poitrine, on pourrait dire: "Ouah! Quelle longue barbe!, mais ce monsieur a une barbe normale.

En plus, son pull n'est pas du tout "violet".

2.  On ne leur voit pas les yeux.

3.  En gros, il faut redessiner les portraits 

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