Present tense – Verbs like ACQUERIR – Formation

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On acquiert toujours des peintures.

Verbs like ACQUERIR – Present tense

How do French verbs like ACQUERIR work in the present tense?

Take off –ÉRIR to get the root and add the following endings.

  • je/j’ (I) –iers
  • tu (you sing.) –iers  
  • elle (she) –iert
  • il (he) –iert
  • on (we inf.) –iert
  • nous (we form.) –érons
  • vous (you pl.) –érez
  • ils (they m.) –èrent
  • elles (they f.) –èrent
tu acquiers
elle acquiert
il/ça acquiert
on acquiert
nous acquérons
vous acquérez
ils acquièrent
elles acquièrent

In context

  1. On acquiert toujours des peintures. .... We are always acquiring paintings.

There are only 2 verbs in this category for you to remember

  1. acquérir .... to acquire
  2. conquérir .... to conquer

Other rules for the present tense in French

Full French conjugations

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