Indefinite Articles
 
 
The indefinite articles are un (masculine singular), une (feminine singular), and des (masculine, feminine plural). The indefinite article agrees in number and (for the singular forms) in gender with the nouns they modify (see Noun): The indefinite article is used to refer to objects, people, and events which have not been clearly defined by the speaker or the context. The nouns which they modify are generally countable nouns (unlike those modified by the partitive article): The indefinite article is frequently used after verbs expressing possession or consumption: Indefinite articles are omitted when telling someone's nationality or profession, unlike in English. Except when there is an adjective included or when c'est is used instead of a personal pronoun.  

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