imparfait vs passé compose

Hannah

Kwiziq community member

18 January 2017

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imparfait vs passé compose

how do you know when to use passé compose or imparfait?

Aurélie

Kwiziq language super star

19 January 2017

19/01/17

Bonjour Hannah !

Here are links to our related lessons and glossary articles on the subject.
Please have a look at them and let me know if you have further questions :)

Glossary articles:
https://kwiziq.learnfrenchwithalexa.com/revision/glossary/verb-tense-mood/the-french-simple-past-le-passe-compose
https://kwiziq.learnfrenchwithalexa.com/revision/glossary/verb-tense-mood/the-french-continuous-past-and-past-habit-l-imparfait

Related lessons:
https://kwiziq.learnfrenchwithalexa.com/revision/grammar/l-imparfait-usage-expressing-continuing-action-in-the-past-imperfect-tense
https://kwiziq.learnfrenchwithalexa.com/revision/grammar/l-imparfait-usage-expressing-habits-or-repeated-actions-in-the-past-imperfect-tense
https://kwiziq.learnfrenchwithalexa.com/revision/grammar/l-imparfait-usage-describing-and-expressing-opinions-in-the-past-imperfect-tense
https://kwiziq.learnfrenchwithalexa.com/revision/grammar/le-passe-compose-usage-on-its-own-or-with-l-imparfait

I hope that's helpful!
À bientôt !

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