In this French grammar lesson we will learn about partir conjugation in the passe composé.
Partir means “to leave” and falls in the third group of -ir verb conjugations.
In this lesson you will learn about:
- how partir is conjugated in French,
- how partir is pronounced in French,
- how partir is used in sentences in French,
- how partir 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 partir fits in French A grammar.
By the end of the lesson you will know all about partir conjugation in the passé composé.
Table of Contents
Partir Conjugation in the Passé Composé
|je||suis||parti – e|
|tu||es||parti – e|
|il/elle/on||est||parti – e|
|nous||sommes||parti – e – s|
|vous||êtes||parti – e – s|
|ils/elles||sont||parti – e – s|
Pronunciation of Partir Conjugations
In this section on partir 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 partir 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 last s in the particip passé. The last letter that you will hear is the i.
Je suis parti
Je suis partie
Nous sommes partis
Nous sommes parties
As you can see the particip passé has the same pronunciation for the singular and the plural options.
Example Sentences with Partir Conjugation in the Passé Composé
The final section of this lesson on partir conjugation in the passé composé is about seeing partir in action.
This is valuable because you can improve your understanding of partir conjugation in the passé composé through examples.
Je suis parti à temps.
I left on time.
Je sais que tu es parti tôt.
I know you left early.
Elle est partie avec ses amis.
She left with her friends.
Nous sommes immédiatement partis.
We left immediately.
Il est venu après que vous êtes parti.
He came after you left.
Elles sont parties en vacances ensemble.
They went on vacation together.
Anki File for Partir 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.
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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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