practice using/memorizing the (17) special verbs taking ETRE as their Helping verb and AGREEMENT to the subject in the compound past tense

La formule est le verbe auxiliaire d'être et le participe passé plus l'accordance avec le sujet

the formula is the helping verb of être and the past participle plus agreement to the subject


suis es est sommes êtes sont

dr & mrs vandertrampp

acronym for 17 verbs taking être as HV in PC


to become

PP of devenir

devenu + agree to subject


to come back

PP of revenir

revenu + agree to subject


to go up/ to get on/in transportation

PP of monter

monté + agree to subject


to return

PP of retourner

retourné + agree to subject


to go out (of/with)

PP of sortir

sorti + agree to subject


to come

PP of venir

venu + agree to subject


to go

PP of aller

allé + agree to subject


to be born

PP of naître

né + agree to subject


to go down/ to get off/out of transportation

PP of descendre

descendu + agree to subject


to enter

PP of entrer

entré + agree to subject


to come back (home)

PP of rentrer

rentré + agree to subject


to fall

PP of tomber

tombé + agree to subject


to stay

PP of rester

resté + agree to subject


to arrive

PP of arriver

arrivé + agree to subject


to die

PP of mourir

mort + agree to subject


to leave, depart

PP of partir

parti + agree to subject

passer (par)

to pass by

PP of passer

passé + agree to subject

passer with "avoir" + time

to spend time

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