In this French grammar lesson we will learn about venir conjugation in the passé composé.
Venir means “to come” and falls in the second group of -ir verb conjugations.
In this lesson you will learn about:
- how venir is conjugated in French,
- how venir is pronounced in French,
- how venir is used in sentences in French,
- how venir 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 venir fits in French A2 grammar.
By the end of the lesson you will know all about venir conjugation in the passé composé.
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Venir Conjugation in the Passé Composé
|je||suis||venu – e|
|tu||es||venu – e|
|il/elle/on||est||venu – e|
|nous||sommes||venu – e – s|
|vous||êtes||venu – e – s|
|ils/elles||sont||venu – e – s|
Pronunciation of Venir
In this section on venir 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 venir 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 venu
Je suis venue
Nous sommes venus
Nous sommes venues
As you can see the particip passé has the same pronunciation for the singular and the plural options.
Example Sentences with Venir Conjugation in the Passé Composé
The final section of this lesson on venir conjugation in the passé composé is about seeing venir in action.
This is valuable because you can improve your understanding of venir conjugation in the passé composé through examples.
Je suis venu ici pour te voir.
I came here to see you.
Tu es venue malgré mon interdiction.
You came despite my ban.
Elle est venue me rendre visite.
She came to see me.
Je sais que nous sommes venus un peu en avance.
I know we came a little early.
Je voulais savoir pourquoi vous n’êtes pas venus hier.
I wanted to know why you didn’t come yesterday.
Ils sont venus la semaine passée.
They came last week.
Anki File for Venir Conjugation in the Present Tense
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