3 May 2000 Numeral Adjectives, in L'Huillier, Advanced French Grammar

presentation of L'Huillier's work, by Corry Shores

[Subsection headings are my own]

Monique L'Huillier

Advanced French Grammar

1. Framework

1.1 Parts of Speech

1.1.4 Determiners Numeral Adjectives

(i) Quantification

Numeral adjectives can refer to countable things so to indicate their number or quantity.

Il y avait cent dix personnes à cette conférence.

(ii) Combinations

Numeral adjectives may follow some specific determiner.

mes deux chats; les trois mousquetaires; ces six roses rouges

L'Huillier, Monique. Advanced French Grammar. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1999.
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