Why isn’t Brazil masculine, it’s a country, ends in a letter other than e, not mentioned as an exception....

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Helen Campbell

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8 June 2018

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Why isn’t Brazil masculine, it’s a country, ends in a letter other than e, not mentioned as an exception....

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Cécile

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8 June 2018

8/06/18

Hi Helen, 
Brazil is masculine in French , so it is:


le Brésil and


au Brésil.


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