In this French grammar lesson we will learn about aller conjugation in the passé composé.
Aller which means “to go” is an irregular verb, and one of the most important verbs in the French language. Therefore it warrants its own lesson.
In this lesson you will learn about:
- how aller is conjugated in French,
- how aller is pronounced in French,
- how aller is used in sentences in French,
- how aller conjugation Anki files can be downloaded.
Please refer to the French A2 Curriculum to get a better overview of French grammar if you are curious about how aller fits in French A2 grammar.
By the end of the lesson you will know all about aller conjugation in the passé composé!
Table of Contents
Aller Conjugation in the Passé Composé
|je||suis||allé – e|
|tu||es||allé – e|
|il/elle/on||est||allé – e|
|nous||sommes||allé – e – s|
|vous||êtes||allé – e – s|
|ils/elles||sont||allé – e – s|
Pronunciation of Aller Conjugations
In this section on aller conjugation in the passé composé we will focus on pronunciation.
There is 1 important rule to take into account when we want to pronounce an aller conjugation in the passé composé.
- The particip passé is pronounced in the same way for all the verbs, whether they be singular or plural, or masculine or feminine. Thus, you don’t pronounce the second e and the s in the particip passé. The last letter that you will hear is the é.
Je suis allé
Je suis allés
Nous sommes allés
Nous sommes allées
As you can see the particip passé has the same pronunciation for the singular and the plural options.
Example Sentences with Aller Conjugations
The final section of this lesson on aller conjugation in the passé composé is about seeing aller in action.
This is valuable because you can improve your understanding of aller conjugation in the passé composé through examples.
Je suis allé à l’école.
I went to school.
Tu es allé où, hier ?
Where did you go yesterday?
Elle est allée seule au Mexique.
She went to Mexico all by herself.
Nous sommes allés nager à la plage.
We went swimming at the beach.
Vous n’êtes jamais allé à Paris ?
You’ve never been to Paris?
Elles sont allées faire du ski à la montagne.
They went skiing in the mountains.
Anki File for Aller Conjugation in the Passé Composé
It is important to do the Anki excercises for this lesson, so that you can remember what you just studied.
By downloading the Anki File for French A2 you can practice every French A1 lesson that is on Language Atlas.
At this moment the Anki File for this lesson doesn’t exist yet. However, in due time this will be available on Language Atlas.
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Anki can be downloaded from here.