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more... than

plus... que

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less... than

moins... que

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as ... as

aussi ... que

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form the superlative: the fastest computer

l'ordinateur le plus rapide

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form the superlative: the most revolutionary theory.

la théorie la plus révolutionnaire.

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le plus petit ordinateur OR l'ordinateur le plus petit?

le plus petit ordinateur: when an adjective precedes a noun, the superlative formed with that adjective will also go before the noun.

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les plus beaux monuments OR les monuments les plus beaux?

les plus beaux monuments: beau/belle precede the noun they modify.

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good

bon(ne)

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better

meilleur(e)(s)

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the best

le/la/les meilleur(e)(s)

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bad

mauvais(e)(s)

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worse

pire(s) OR plus mauvais(e)(s)

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the worst

le/ la/les pire(s)/ plus mauvais(e)(s)

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well

bien

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badly

mal

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better (adv form)

mieux

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worse (adv form)

plus mal/ pis

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best (adv form)

le mieux

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the worst (adv form)

le plus mal/ le pis

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futur simple endings

-ai, -as, -a, -ons, -ez, -ont

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how do you form the future tense with -er and -ir verbs?

add the futur simple endings to the infinitive

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how do you form the future tense with -re verbs?

drop the "e" and add the futur simple endings.

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what spelling change happens to -é_er verbs like espérer, préférer, and répéter?

none.

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future stem of aller

ir-

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future stem of avoir

aur-

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future stem of courir

courr-

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future stem of devoir

devr-

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future stem of envoyer

enverr

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future stem of être

ser-

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future stem of faire

fer-

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future stem of falloir

faudr-

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future stem of mouri

mourr-

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future stem of pleuvoir

pleuvr-

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future stem of pouvoir

pourr-

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future stem of recevoir

recevr-

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future stem of savoir

saur-

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future stem of tenir

tiendr-

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future stem of valoir

vaudr-

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future stem of venir

viendr-

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future stem of voir

verr-

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future stem of vouloir

voudr-

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as soon as

dès que, aussitôt que

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when

quand, lorsque

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as long as

tant que

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use the subjunctive after....

clauses or verbs that express doubt, uncertainty, wishes, beliefs, emotions, etc.

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to doubt that

douter que

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(subjunctive triggers) it is doubtful/ impossible/probable, that...

il est douteux/impossible/probable que...

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(subjunctive triggers) it's not obvious/ sure/ true that...

il n'est pas évident/ sûr/ vrai que...

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(subjunctive triggers) it seems/ is possible that...

il semble/ se peut que...

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verbs that are subjunctive triggers when used in negative statements- to believe, hope, think?

croire, espérer, penser
example: je crois qu'elle part (not subjunctive)
je ne crois pas qu'elle parte (subjunctive)

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phrases that are subjunctive triggers: on the condition that

à condition que

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phrases that are subjunctive triggers: unless

à moins que

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phrases that are subjunctive triggers: in order that

afin que

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phrases that are subjunctive triggers: although

bien que, quoique

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phrases that are subjunctive triggers: for fear that

de peur que

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phrases that are subjunctive triggers: waiting for

en attendant que

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phrases that are subjunctive triggers: until

jusqu'à ce que

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phrases that are subjunctive triggers: so that

pour que

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phrases that are subjunctive triggers: provided that

pourvu que

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phrases that are subjunctive triggers: without

sans que