mon choix était fait depuis longtemps?

DrewC1Kwiziq Q&A regular contributor

mon choix était fait depuis longtemps?

Why is "était fait" used in a compound verb structure when avoir is normally used w/ faire?

Asked 4 years ago
ChrisC1 Kwiziq Q&A super contributor Correct answer

The verb form is imperfect tense, passive voice. It is formed with the verb être in imperfect tense and the participle of the verb. Passive voice is with être, never with avoir.

mon choix était fait depuis longtemps?

Why is "était fait" used in a compound verb structure when avoir is normally used w/ faire?

Sign in to submit your answer

Don't have an account yet? Join today

Ask a question

Find your French level for FREE

Test your French to the CEFR standard

Find your French level
I'll be right with you...