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Most french adjectives FOLLOW the noun. SOME don't such as:
petit, grand, beau, noveau, vieux
The adjectives that DON'T follow the noun are:
small, big, beautiful, new and old.
FEMININE
une belle maison
une nouvelle maison
une vieille maison
Feminine adjectives (because the noun is feminine)
a beautiful house
a new house
an old house
MASCULINE Vowel
un bel appartement
un nouvel appartement
un vieil appartement
Maculine adjectives (because the noun is masculine)
a beautiful apartment
a new apartment
an old apartment
MASCULINE consonant
un beau quartier
un nouveau quartier
un vieux quartier
a beautiful neighborhood
a new neighborhood
an old neighborhood
FEMININE Plural
de belles maisons
de nouvelles maisons
de vielles maisons
beautiful houses
new houses
old houses
MASCULINE Plural
de beaux appartements
de nouveaux quartiers
de vieux appartements
beautiful apartments
new neighborhoods
old apartments
EAU plural with X

un cadeau - des cadeaux
un beau château - de beaux châteaux
mon neveu - mes neveux
Almost al lwords in French that end in (e)au or eu are spelled with X not S in the plural.

gift - gifts
beautiful castle - castles
my nephew - my nephews
La famille royale habite dans le grand palais a Versailles
The royal family lives in a grand palace in Versailles.
Louis XVI et Marie-Antoinette sont guillotines.
Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette were sent to the guillotines (during the French Revolution)
H.L.M. - habitations a Loyer Modere
low income housing
H.L.M. a la peripherie ou en banlieue
low income housing is usually on the outskirts of the suburbs
Beaucoup de Francias qui habitent en ville habitent dans un appartement.
Many French who live in cities live in apartments.