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Unformatted text preview: Pass Compos with Etre You already know how to form the Pass Compos tense. Here is a reminder: Past participle Part of avoir Use part of the present tense of Avoir Then add the past participle of the verb you want to put into the past Eg Il a regard Nous avons jou BUT one group of 14 verbs use the present tense of Etre instead. MOST verbs use part of Avoir to form the pass compos. Here is that list List of Verbs which use Etre to form their Pass Compos M onter V enir D escendre R ester A ller E ntrer S ortir N atre R etourner T omber R entrer A rriver M ourir P artir These verbs are usually known as the MRS VAN DER TRAMP verbs. When the pass compos is formed with Etre, the past participle behaves like an adjective. So , if you have a feminine subject (the doer of the verb), you must also have a feminine past participle. Eg Elle est all (feminine)...
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This note was uploaded on 11/17/2011 for the course FREN 101 taught by Professor Meservy during the Winter '10 term at BYU.

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