Here are two examples of the imparfait used correctly

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Here are two examples of the  imparfait  used correctly:  Je ne voulais pas aller au gymnase.  (I didn't want to go to the gym.)  Je n'ai pas voulu aller au gymnase hier soir.  (I didn't want to go to the gym last night.)  Passé antérieur  and  plus-que-parfait   The  passé antérieur  and the  plus-que-parfait  both express “had” + past participle. Remember that  the  passé antérieur  is seen only in formal writing and is never used conversationally. Normally, it may  not be used with any tense other than the  passé simple.  The  passé antérieur  indicates that an action  has taken place and was completed once or a specific number of times. The 
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Unformatted text preview: plus-que-parfait is used when an action has recurred an unspecified number of times or may be considered habitual: One particular occurrence: Aussitt que le prsident eut sign le document, sa secrtaire l'emporta. (As soon as the president had signed the document, his secretary took it away.) A customary occurrence: Aussitt que le prsident avait sign un document, sa secrtaire l'emportait. (As soon as the president had signed a document, his secretary would take it away.)...
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