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describes an ongoing action in the past that doesn't have a specified end

imperfect

2

describes something you used to do regularly

imperfect

3

describes what was going on when something else happened

imperfect

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Which tense is this?
1. nous form of present tense
2. remove -ons
3. add ending (ais, ais, ait, ions, iez, aient)

imperfect

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which tense uses aller + inifinitive?

near future

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conjugate aller (present)

vais, vas, va, allons, allez, vont

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what are the endings for the imperfect tense?

ais, ais, ait, ions, iez, aient

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what are the endings for the simple future?

ai, as, a, ons, ez, ont

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how do you form the simple future?

infinitive + endings (ai, as, a, ons, ez, ont)
*-re verbs remove the final e of the infinitive

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what is the stem of: aller
(irregular future)

ir-

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what is the stem of: avoir
(irregular future)

aur-

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what is the stem of: devoir
(irregular future)

devr-

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what is the stem of: être
(irregular future)

ser-

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what is the stem of: faire
(irregular future)

fer-

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what is the stem of: pouvoir
(irregular future)

pourr-

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what is the stem of: venir
(irregular future)

viendr-

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what is the stem of: vouloir
(irregular future)

voudr-

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Which tense uses the same stem as the simple future?

conditional

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how do you form the conditional?

infinitive/irregular future stem + endings (ais, ais, ait, ions, iez, aient)

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what are the endings for the conditional?

ais, ais, ait, ions, iez, aient

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present -er verb endings

e, es, e, ons, ez, ent

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present -re verb endings

s, s, _, ons, ez, ent

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present -ir verb endings

is, is, it, issons, issez, issent

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used to describe a completed action in the past...

perfect tense

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conjugate avoir as the auxiliary verb

ai, as, a, avons, avez, ont

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how to form the perfect tense?

auxiliary + past participle

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past participle of : -er verbs

remove -er
add é

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how to form the past participle of : -ir verbs

remove -ir
add i

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how to form the past participle of : -re verbs

remove -re
add u

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past participle: avoir

eu

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past participle: boire

bu

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past participle: devoir

33

past participle: dire

dit

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past participle: être

été

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past participle: faire

fait

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past participle: lire

lu

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past participle: pouvoir

pu

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past participle: prendre

pris

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past participle: recevoir

réçu

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past participle: voir

vu

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past participle: vouloir

voulu

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which verbs take être as the auxiliary in the perfect tense?

reflexive verbs
Mrs van der tramp
a verb describing movement or a lack of movement

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what are the MRS VAN DER TRAMP verbs?

-Monter, Retourner, Sortir
-Venir, Arriver, Naître
-Descendre, Entrer, Rester
-Tomber, Rentrer, Aller, Mourir, Partir

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past participle: venir

venu

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past participle: naître

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past participle: mourir

mort

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past participle agreement: one male

no change

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past participle agreement: one female

add an 'e'

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past participle agreement: group of males/mixed group

add an 's'

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past participle agreement: group of females

add 'es'

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Which verbs do past participles HAVE to agree with

ONLY when être is the auxiliary

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past participles have to agree with...

..the person you're talking about