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  • Objectives: Learn the use of the present tense (1) Formation Verbs ER Verbs IR-Verbs RE Exercises
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  • The present tense is used: -to describe what is happening now-I am watching TV. -to describe what usually happens- I watch TV every day. There is only one present tense in French: Je regarde- I am watching or I watch
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  • To use a verb in the present tense, you must change the infinitive according to a set of rules. You need to learn these rules by heart. - er verbs for example change their endings like this
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  • regarder- to watch (the infinitive) Je regarde- I watch Tu regardes- you watch il/elle/on regarde- he/she watches nous regardons- we watch vous regardez- you watch ils/elles regardent- they watch More examples! For other examples of verbs-just enter an infinitive in the link above-just click on the blue box!
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  • THE INFINITIVE When you look up a verb in the dictionary, you find its original, unchanged form, which is called the infinitive: regarder (to watch), finir (to finish), vendre (to sell) etc. The infinitive often ends in ER, -IR or - RE PICK OUT THE 10 INFINITIVES regardes visite arriver finir avoir tre se lve suis as finit aimer couter dcider va aller dteste est crire faire joue arriver couter finir avoir tre aimer dcider aller crire faire
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  • Which form to use? When you talk about yourself IJe When you talk to a friend YouTu When you talk about someone else He/sheIl/elle When you talk about us WeOn/ nous If you are talking to an older person or a group of people YouVous If you are talking about a group of people theyIls/elles Pronouns
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  • Formation: There is only 1 form of the present tense in French. There are 3 groups of regular verbs: ER, IR, RE REGARD ERFIN IRVEND RE Je regardeJe finisJe vends Tu regardesTu finisTu vends Il/ Elle regardeIl/ Elle finitIl/ Elle vend On regardeOn finitOn vend Nous regardonsNous finissonsNous vendons Vous regardezVous finissezVous vendez Ils/Elles regardentIls/Elles finissentIls/Elles vendent The infinitive
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  • A worksheet you can print! Practice what you have learnt so far- Write the correct form of the verbs below-Type your answers in the boxes. a/ jouer b/ donner c/ manger d/ montrer e/ commencer f/ aimer Babelnet link ER Webfle link ER Webfle link IR Momes.net link ER
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  • CORRECTION! a/ jouer b/ donner c/ manger d/ montrer e/ commencer f/ aimer
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  • Je regardes Tu joues Ils jouent Vous couter Nous mangeons Vrai ou faux? Is the verb correctly spelt? Tick the box. Elle aime Nous habitez Je mange Vous jouez Elle marche CORRECTION
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  • Je regardes Tu joues Ils jouent Vous couter Nous mangeons Vrai ou faux? Is the verb correctly spelt? Tick the box. Elle aime Nous habitez Je mange Vous jouez Elle marche You can practice more here- Grammar section Nous habitons Je regarde Vous coutez
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  • Car tune - Jouez maintenant! Sink the boat - Jouez maintenant! Waterballoon - Jouez maintenant!