Subjonctif Expressions

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Subjonctif Expressions
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2011-10-04 18:55:51
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When to use the subjontic tense in french
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  1. What are six usual uses for subjonctif?
    • 1. Desire
    • 2. Doubt
    • 3. Denial
    • 4. Emotions/feelings
    • 5. Order, command, requirement
    • 6. Permission or refusal of permission
  2. What are 6 phrases for wish/preference/desire?
    • vouloir - to want
    • bien vouloir - to agree/to be willing
    • désirer - to wish/to desire
    • préférer - to prefer
    • aimer mieux - to like better
    • souhaiter - to wish
  3. To deny?
    nier
  4. List some impersonal expressions that express opinion/emotions
    • il est temps que - it is time that
    • il faut que - it is necessary that
    • il possible que - it is possible that
    • il est dommage que - it is a pity that
  5. What 5 conjunctions require subjonctif?
    • of time
    • of cause or negation
    • of purpose
    • of concession
    • of condition
  6. List 4 clauses for time
    • avant que - before
    • en attendant que - until
    • jusqu'à ce que - until
    • aussi (de si) loin que - far from as far back as
  7. List 3 clasues for cause/negation
    • non que - not that
    • non pas que - not that
    • sans que - without
  8. List 7 clauses of purpose
    • afin que - in order that
    • pour que - in oorder that
    • de manière que - so that
    • de façon que - so that
    • de sorte que - so that
    • de crainte que - for fear that
    • de peur que - for fear that
  9. List 4 clauses of concession
    • bien que - although
    • quique - although
    • encore que - although
    • malgré que - although
  10. List 6 clauses of condition
    • à condition que - on condition that
    • en cas que - in case
    • pourvu que - provided that
    • supposé que - supposing that
    • à moins que - unless
    • soit que ... soit que - whether ... or

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