2ConjugaisonIn French, as in English, verbs must be conjugated in order to use them in a sentence.The infinitive is what we call the verb before it is conjugated. It is the verb in an ‘untouched’ state. Ex. Aimer; nager; regarder; avoir
3Two Types of French verbs Regular verbsThese are verbs that follow a pattern when they are conjugated. There are 3 types of regular verbs: those that end in –er, -ir, & -re.Irregular verbs-These are verbs that follow absolutely no pattern and must be memorized.
4How to conjugate verbsFirst, you have to know what the subject pronouns are:je noustu vousil ilselle elles*You MUST memorize these!!!
5How to conjugate verbs je I nous we tu you (sing.) vous you all First, you have to know what the subject pronouns are:je I nous wetu you (sing.) vous you allyou (sing. formal)il he ils they (masc)elle she elles they (fem)*You MUST memorize these!!!
6Irregular verb must be memorized Conjugating avoirIrregular verb must be memorizedJ’aiTu asIl/Elle aNous avonsVous avezIls/ Elles ont