For colours such as 'bleu-vert', how would you agree them?

Jiali

Kwiziq community member

8 February 2018

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For colours such as 'bleu-vert', how would you agree them?

This relates to:
Colour descriptions change according to gender and number (adjectives) -

Chris

Kwiziq community member

9 February 2018

9/02/18

Hi Jiali,


if you use a color composed of two adjectives (such as in the example you give, or, e.g., bleu-clair, brun-foncé, etc.) neither of them changes. So you get off free!


Des chaussures bleu-vert. -- Blue-green shoes (no arguing about taste, please;).



-- Chris (not a native speaker).

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