Presentation on theme: "-ger & -cer verbs -er verbs with one difference. -ger verb endings are just like –er verbs, except the nous form keeps the e before adding on –ons: manger."— Presentation transcript:
-cer verb endings are just like –er verbs, except the c in the nous form becomes ç to keep the soft s sound like in the other forms: commencer (to begin, start) jecommence tucommences il/elle/oncommence nous commençons vouscommencez ils/ellescommencent
NOTE Use commencer + à + another verb in the infinitive to mean to start to do something: Nous commençons à travailler après le weekend. We start working after the weekend.
More –cer verbs placerto put prononcerto pronounce remplacerto replace avancerto go forward lancerto throw/launch