What is the imperfect form of avoir?

What is the imperfect form of avoir?

The imperfect tense conjugations for the French verb avoir, along with their English translations….Imperfect of the French verb avoir.

Imperfect Indicative
tu avais you were having
il avait he was having
elle avait she was having
nous avions we were having

What tense is EUT?

French Verb Conjugations

Present Subjunctive
il eut Perfect
nous eûmes
vous eûtes Past infinitive
ils eurent avoir eu

How do you conjugate avoir in the past tense?

To form the passé composé of verbs using avoir, conjugate avoir in the present tense (j’ai, tu as, il a, nous avons, vous avez, ils ont) and add the past participle of the verb expressing the action. Put the words together this way: subject + helping verb (usually avoir) + past participle.

How do you use avoir in French?

We use avoir as a main verb in the following cases:

  1. to express ownership or possession. Example: Il a une voiture. He has a car.
  2. to describe a condition or state that refers to a noun. Example: J’ai le temps. I have the time. Tu as une soeur. You have a sister.
  3. to talk about age. Example: J’ai 23 ans. I am 23 years old.

What is the future of avoir?

avoir: Conjugation

Present Perfect
Future Future-perfect
j’ aurai tu auras il/elle aura nous aurons vous aurez ils/elles auront Pronounce these verb forms j’ aurai eu tu auras eu il/elle aura eu nous aurons eu vous aurez eu ils/elles auront eu Pronounce these verb forms
Conditional Conditional perfect

What is the perfect and imperfect tense in French?

In French, the imperfect or imparfait is the verb tense used to talk about past events, especially as descriptions. Unlike the perfect tense which is used in events that were fully completed, the imperfect tense does not imply a beginning or ending of an action.

How do I know when to use avoir or être?

Être and Avoir: The 2 Most Important Verbs in French For starters, on their own, the verb être means “to be” and the verb avoir means “to have.” These two verbs are used in this simple sense to say things like je suis professeur (I am a teacher) or elle a une tasse (she has a cup).

What is the conjugation of avoir with nous?

The Avoir Conjugation in the Present Tense

Singular Plural
J’ai – I have Nous avons – we have
Tu as – you have Vous avez – you have
Il/elle/on a – he/she/one has Ils/Elles ont – they have

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