Concept Test #36 – Tout

http://www.laits.utexas.edu/tex/gr/det9.html

Fill in the blank with the correct form of tout.

  1. Tex : ________ les Américaines sont jolies!
  2. Tex : Les amis, je vous invite ________ à mon anniversaire.
  3. Corey : Je m’ennuie _______ le temps.
  4. Edouard : A Austin, il fait beau ________ les jours.
  5. Tammy : Je suis ________ excitée!
  6. Tex : _______ poète est sensible.
  7. Tex : Je me rase ________ les quatre jours.
  8. Bette : _________ le monde aime Tex!
  9. Joe-Bob : Je ne parle pas du ________ français!
  10. Tammy : Bette, regarde _________ mes photos de Tex!
  11. Bette : __________ les chattes détestent l’eau.
  12. Joe-Bob : Je t’ai cherché _________ la journée!

The rules:

  • Tout can be an adjective, pronoun, or adverb.
  • Tout means ‘all’ or ‘every’ when it modifies a noun. It agrees in number and gender with the noun that follows.
  • Tout (masc) or toute (fem) may also be used without an article to mean ‘every, and the plurals tous and toutes agree with the nouns they replace, with the final “s” pronounced.
  • The “s” in tous is not pronounced when used as a adjective.
  • Feminine forms toute and toutes may be used before feminine adjectives beginning with a consonant.
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