Families

Describing your pet

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If you want to describe your pet, you could say what it looks like:

Il est / Elle est ... - It is ... (m) / It is ... (f)

gris / grise - grey

See the colours section for more!

petit / petite - small

grand / grande - big

beau / belle - beautiful

vieux / vieille - old

jeune - young

laid / laide - ugly

Or you might want to say what their character is like:

timide - shy

rapide - fast

lent / lente - slow

fort / forte - strong

drôle - funny

animé / animée - lively

calme - quiet

You can use all these adjectives to describe people too!

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