In this French grammar lesson we will learn about arriver conjugation in the passe composé.
Arriver means “to arrive” and is a regular -er verb.
In this lesson you will learn about:
- how arriver is conjugated in French,
- how arriver is pronounced in French,
- how arriver is used in sentences in French,
- how arriver 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 arriver fits in French A2 grammar.
By the end of the lesson you will know all about arriver conjugation in the passé composé.
Table of Contents
Arriver Conjugation in the Passé Composé
|je||suis||arrivé – e|
|tu||es||arrivé – e|
|il/elle/on||est||arrivé – e|
|nous||sommes||arrivé – e – s|
|vous||êtes||arrivé – e – s|
|ils/elles||sont||arrivé – e – s|
Pronunciation of Arriver Conjugations
In this section on arrivé conjugation in the passé composé we will focus on pronunciation.
There is 1 important rule to take into account when we want to pronounce a arrivé 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 arrivé
Je suis arrivée
Nous sommes arrivés
Nous sommes arrivées
As you can see the particip passé has the same pronunciation for the singular and the plural options.
Example Sentences with Arriver Conjugation in the Passé Composé
The final section of this lesson on arriver conjugation in the passé composé is about seeing arriver in action.
This is valuable because you can improve your understanding of arriver conjugation in the passé composé through examples.
Je suis arrivé hier soir.
I arrived last night.
Tu es arrivé à temps.
You arrived on time.
Que faisiez-vous quand elle est arrivée?
What were you doing when she came?
Nous sommes arrivés trop tard.
We arrived too late.
Vous êtes arrivés là-bas avant lui.
You arrived there before her.
Elles sont arrivées à Berlin hier.
They arrived in Berlin yesterday.
Anki File for Monter Conjugation in the Passé Composé
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