So many questions on this topic!! t seems to me that there is so much to think about with these avoir/être issues is simply to remember the one rule.

Beverley

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3 June 2018

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So many questions on this topic!! t seems to me that there is so much to think about with these avoir/être issues is simply to remember the one rule.

Use etre when it's followed by a preposition and avoir when it's followed by a noun.

This question relates to:
French lesson "Descendre can be used with avoir or être in Le Passé Composé... and changes meaning"

Beverley

Kwiziq community member

3 June 2018

3/06/18

Sorry about the typos.  It's 10.40pm and I have been gardening all day.  I should really be in bed, not revising lessons from my notebook!!

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