The purpose of this powerpoint presentation is to forge a reliable method of identifying and learning French genders, starting with masculine nouns.Along with the rules,we will identify exceptions. While you may be tempted to say that French gender can sometimes be arbitary,you do have some name endings to rely on. Memorization is crucial.Every new word must be learned in conjunction with its gender. This knowledge as you will find out,quickly becomes tacit, internalized.
You will learn how to connect a noun to its gender marker by studying the main endings of masculine nouns.