French Verb ÊTRE

Master the verb ÊTRE, one of the most important verbs in the French language

The French verb ÊTRE is one of the most important verbs in the French language. In this lesson I will show you how to use être in the present tense and past tense with and without negation. This comprehensive lesson on the verb être includes many tools to teach you everything you need to know.

Use ÊTRE to say where someone or something is located, to say how someone is feeling, to state one's profession and so much more.

Included in this lesson:

  • ÊTRE present and past tense video tutorial + lesson guide + 4 Quizlet study set links
  • Present and imperfect tense exercises + answer keys
  • C'EST vs IL EST video tutorial + lesson guide
  • Exercise + answer key
  • 32 ÊTRE expressions, list with images + Quizlet study set
  • ÊTRE expressions exercise + answer key
  • ÊTRE task cards + response sheet + answer key
  • ÊTRE taboo game cards + how to play

As time goes on I will gradually add more and more bonus material to this lesson on the French verb ÊTRE. Even if the price goes up in the future this lesson will be 100% yours forever and all of the new material will automatically be yours for the price you pay today.

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Jennifer Crespin
Jennifer Crespin

Bonjour! I'm Jennifer, and I’m an American French teacher living in the South of France. My native language is English, and I speak French fluently. I love to travel, and have led guided tours in 15 countries in Western Europe with my former students from the United States. I completed a Bachelor of Arts degree in English and French, then taught French for a year and moved to France for a year before pursuing and earning a Master of Arts degree in French. I taught French at Saint Louis University High School, a Jesuit college preparatory school for young men, for 14 years. In the summer of 2013 I relocated to France with my family, and spent the summer working as Dean of l’Académie de France in Montpellier, a French immersion program for teenagers from around the world. A while before relocating to France, I began teaching French online via Skype. I am now teaching French online full time and I also give immersion classes and guided city visits in both languages in Béziers, France.

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