Prefixed adjectives in the position after the noun

Some of the adjectives we mentioned here can be also used in the position after the noun, then they change their meaning. A popular example is Napoleon, he was a great (not a big) man!

grand prefixed
Il était un grand homme
  He was a great (important) man.
grand suffixed
Il était un homme grand.
He was a man big. (a big man)

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