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What are past participles used for?

The past participle is a verb form with several roles. It’s essential in the creation of compound verb tenses/moods and the passive voice, and it can also be used as an adjective.

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How are past participles formed for '-er' verbs

Remove the 'er' from the stem and add é.

e.g. parler .... parl ... parlé

 

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What is the past participle for regular -er verb: parler ?

parlé

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What is the past participle for regular -ier verb: étudier ?

étudié

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What is the past participle for regular -cer verb: effacer ?

effacé

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What is the past participle for regular -ger verb: manger ?

mangé

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How are regular 'ir' verbs conjugated in the present tense?

Remove the 'ir' from the stem and add i

e.g. finir .... fin ... fini

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What is the past participle for regular -ir verb: finir ?

fini

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What is the past participle for irregular -ir verb: courir?

couru

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What is the past participle for irregular -ir verb: devoir?

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What is the past participle for irregular -ir verb: mourir?

mort

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What is the past participle for irregular -ir verb: ouvrir?

ouvert

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What is the past participle for irregular -ir verb: partir?

parti

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What is the past participle for irregular verb: pouvoir ?

pu

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What is the past participle for irregular -ir verb: recevoir?

reçu  

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What is the past participle for irregular -ir verb: savoir?

su

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What is the past participle for irregular -ir verb: valoir?

valu

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What is the past participle for irregular -ir verb: venir?

venu

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What is the past participle for irregular -ir verb: voir?

vu

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What is the past participle for irregular -ir verb: vouloir?

voulu

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How is the past participle formed for regular 're' verbs?

Remove the 're' from the stem and add u

e.g. vendre .... vend ... vendu

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What is the past participle for regular -re verb: vendre?

vendu

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What is the past participle for irregular -re verb: rompre?

rompru

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What is the past participle for irregular -re verb: cuire?

cuit

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What is the past participle for irregular -re verb: conduire?

conduit

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What is the past participle for irregular -re verb: écrire?

écrit

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What is the past participle for irregular -re verb: construire?

construit

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What is the past participle for irregular -re verb: dire?

dit

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What is the past participle for irregular -re verb: interdire?

interdit

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What is the past participle for irregular -re verb: introduire?

introduit

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What is the past participle for irregular -re verb: lire?

lu

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What is the past participle for irregular -re verb: produire?

produit

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What is the past participle for irregular -re verb: traduire?

traduit

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What is the past participle for irregular verb: aller ?

allé

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What is the past participle for irregular verb: avoir ?

eu

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What is the past participle for irregular verb: être ?

été

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What is the past participle for irregular verb: faire ?

fait

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What is the past participle for reflexive -re verb: se laver?

lavé