when would you use je pris and when would you use je prends?

GwenB2Kwiziq community member

when would you use je pris and when would you use je prends?

Asked 1 year ago
GwenB2Kwiziq community member

oh wait, I think it's when you use past tense- like j'ai pris, right?

ChrisC1 Kwiziq Q&A super contributor

Yes, pris is the past participle of the verb prendre. It is, e.g., used when constructing passé composé. Prends is first person singular present tense indicative mood.

MargaretA2Kwiziq Q&A regular contributor

Je prends - is I take

J'ai pris - I took

when would you use je pris and when would you use je prends?

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