Parental notes on the film Les Intouchables from IMBD
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Even native Francophones can feel challenged by the unique grammatical complexities of their own language.
To illustrate this, watch the brief video below.
It doesn’t have subtitles, but you nonetheless may be able to read the frustration on a daughter’s face as her father is making a (not very successful) attempt at explaining , what he claims to be “not complicated” noun gender agreement. At the last line of the video, Mom finally adds with a little sarcasm, “So, French is not complicated?” Enjoy!