Presentation on theme: "One of 3 groups of verbs in French"— Presentation transcript:
1 One of 3 groups of verbs in French -er verbsOne of 3 groups of verbs in French
2 The Conjugations of aimer (to like) Take off –er and add ending:Remember:Je/J’ = ITu = You (informal)Il/Elle = He/SheNous = WeVous = You (formal/plural)Ils/Elles = They (masc. plural)/ They (female plural)J’aimeTuaimesIl/Elle/OnNousaimonsVousaimezIls/Ellesaiment
3 Useful TipsThe forms aime, aimes, and aiment sound exactly the same (“em”).To say what you like or don’t like to do, use aimer + the infinitive of another verb:Elle aime lire.(She likes to read.)Vous n’aimez pas travailler?(You don’t like to work?)
4 Examples - Do you like to dance or read? J’aime bien la salade. I really like salad.Ils aiment parler au téléphone.- They (male/female p.) like to talk on the phone.Tu aimes danser ou lire?- Do you like to dance or read?
5 Other –er Verbs Adorer = to love Chanter = to sing Danser = to dance Détester = to hateDiscuter = to discussDessiner = to drawÉcouter = to listenÉtudier = to studyJouer = to playManger = to eatNager = to swimParler = to talkSurfer = to surfRegarder = to watchTéléphoner = to callTravailler = to work