In this French grammar lesson, you will learn about the avoir passé simple conjugation.
In this lesson you will learn about:
- how avoir is conjugated in French
- how avoir is pronounced in French
- how avoir is used in sentences in French
- how you can quiz yourself on the avoir passé simple conjugation
- how to practice with flashcards on avoir passé simple conjugation
- how and why you should use the courses of Language Atlas to learn French
Please refer to the French C1 Curriculum to get a better overview of French grammar, if you are curious about how this fits in the overall structure of French C1.
By the end of the lesson you will know all about avoir (to have)!
Table of Contents
Avoir Passé Simple Conjugation Table
Example Sentences with Avoir Passé Simple Conjugations
The final section of this lesson on the avoir passé simple conjugation is about seeing the verb in action.
This is valuable because you can improve your understanding on the avoir passé simple conjugation through examples.
J’eus une idée.
I had an idea.
Tu eus une très belle voiture.
You had a very nice car.
Il eut une enfance rude.
He had a rough childhood.
Nous eûmes une réunion secrète.
We had a secret meeting.
Vous eûtes raison.
You were right.
Ils eurent plusieurs enfants.
They had several children.
Quiz Yourself on the Avoir Passé Simple Conjugation
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You will see the sentences of the previous chapter.
You will either need to fill in the blanks, choose the correct multiple choice option, or both.
Once you are done the correct answer will be shown.
You can redo the quiz as many times as you want!
How to Practice With Flashcards for This Lesson
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