2 Je vais Tu vas Il va Elle va On va Aller Nous_allons Vous_allez Ils vontElles vont
3 UsesTo go (I go, you go, he goes…)Ask how someone is (Ça va?)Comment vas-tu? How are you? (informal)Comment allez-vous? How are you? (formal)
4 Y Y = there, referring to a place already mentioned If you use aller, meaning to go, you have to say where you are going to OR you can use <<Y>> to indicate where you are going. Aller can not be used alone when meaning to go.Y always goes in front of the verb aller.
5 ExamplesTu vas au café? Are you going to the café?Oui, j’y vais. Yes, I’m going there.Nous y allons ensembles? Are we going together?Oui, nous y allons ensembles, et Jean aussi, il y va avec nous.
6 On y va. Several meanings: Let’s go. Let’s get going. Do you want to go?
7 Où - where Quand - when Comment - how Avec qui - with whom Question WordsOù - whereQuand - whenComment - howAvec qui - with whom
8 Use the questions with <<est-ce que>> OR with the subject and verb inverted Où est-ce que tu vas?Where are you going?Où vas tu?
9 Words frequently used w/aller Toujours - alwaysSouvent - oftenQuelquefois - sometimesMaintenant - nowMost often placed after the verb.J’y vais quelquefois.
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