imparfait

imparfait - composs two word formation. For each verb...

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Like the passé composé,  L’imparfait  is a verb  form  that is also used to describe things that  happened in  the past, but describes how  people or things were or used to be,  conditions as they were or used to be  and actions that took place repeatedly  in the past. Note the following examples:   Je  portais  un jean.   Marc  choisissait  une veste.   Nous  attendions  nos amis.
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The imparfait consists of one word, unlike the passé
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Unformatted text preview: composs two word formation. For each verb (except tre), the imperfect is formed by dropping the ons from the nous form conjugation, and then adding the following endings. Nous form of verb, drop the -ons + appropriate endings. The chart below indicates the proper endings to add for each subject pronoun (after finding the nous forms stem). Je-ais Nous-ions Tu-ais Vous-iez Il-ait Elles-aient Example: Vous aviez faim. Dites ce que les gens suivants faisaient pendant le weekend. Tho Etienne Robert Marc Vous Nous...
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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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imparfait - composs two word formation. For each verb...

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