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French Present Tense – Part 1C: Verbs -eter

French Present Tense - Lessons

1. Verbs in -eter: tt

These verbs like “jeter” (to throw) get 2 t.

Je jette
Tu jettes
Il, elle, on jette
Nous jetons
Vous jetez
Ils, elles jettent

More examples:

Projeter (to plan, to throw): je projette, tu projettes, il projette, nous nous projetons, vous vous projetez, ils projettent.
Rejeter (to reject, to deny): je rejette, tu rejettes, il rejette, nous rejetons, vous rejetez, ils rejettent

2. Verbs in -eter: è

These verbs like “acheter” (to buy) get an è

Tu achètes
Il, elle, on achète
Nous achetons
Vous achetez
Ils, elles achètent

More examples:

Racheter (to buy from someone, to buy back): je rachète, tu rachètes, il rachète, nous rachetons, vous rachetez, ils rachètent

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