Magnifique positioning

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Kwiziq community member

6 June 2018

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Magnifique positioning

why magnifique come

after noun in « endroits magnifiques »

but before noun in « magnifiques gâteaux »

This question relates to:
French lesson "Using ''de / d' '' instead of 'des' in front of adjectives preceding nouns (partitive article)"


Kwiziq community member

6 June 2018


Usually magnifique is placed after the noun but it may also come first for emphasis. 

-- Chris (not a native speaker). 


Kwiziq language super star

8 June 2018


Hi Nabeel,

Magnifique is one adjective that can be used before or after the noun but without its meaning being affected. 

Hope this helps!


Kwiziq community member

16 June 2018


Are there such adjectives which can be used before & after the nouns?

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