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Kwiziq community member
1 December 2017
Please explain the reason for 2 different conjugations with this verb
I have noticed this peculiarity with s'asseoir as well as a couple of other verbs in French; however, I have never read or found an explanation for the reason this exists like such.
This relates to:Conjugate reflexive verb s'asseoir in Le Présent (present tense) -
4 December 2017
Kwiziq language super star
5 March 2018
This is an interesting one! Indeed you will hear a mixture of both conjugations in spoken language but I think in the Imperative you might hear,
Assieds-toi, Asseyons-nous and Asseyez-vous
more than the other one.
Hope this helps!
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