In this French grammar lesson we will learn about descendre conjugation in the passe composé.
Descendre means “to go down/to get off” and is a regular -dre verb.
In this lesson you will learn about:
- how descendre is conjugated in French,
- how descendre is pronounced in French,
- how descendre is used in sentences in French,
- how descendre 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 descendre fits in French A2 grammar.
By the end of the lesson you will know all about descendre conjugation in the passé composé.
Table of Contents
Descendre Conjugation in the Passé Composé
|je||suis||descendu – e|
|tu||es||descendu – e|
|il/elle/on||est||descendu – e|
|nous||sommes||descendu – e – s|
|vous||êtes||descendu – e – s|
|ils/elles||sont||descendu – e – s|
Pronunciation of Descendre Conjugations
In this section on descendre 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 descendre 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 e and s in the particip passé. The last letter that you will hear is the u.
Je suis descendu
Je suis descendue
Nous sommes descendus
Nous sommes descendues
As you can see the particip passé has the same pronunciation for the singular and the plural options.
Example Sentences with Descendre Conjugation in the Passé Composé
The final section of this lesson on descendre conjugation in the passé composé is about seeing descendre in action.
This is valuable because you can improve your understanding of descendre conjugation in the passé composé through examples.
Je suis descendu du bus.
I got off the bus.
Tu es descendu du septième étage.
You got off the seventh floor.
Elle est descendue de son cheval.
She got off her horse.
Nous sommes descendus du train.
We got off the train.
Vous êtes descendu de la voiture.
You got out of the car.
Elles sont descendues à la cave.
She went down to the cellar.
Anki File for Descendre Conjugation in the Passé Composé
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