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Le Participe Passsé Past Participle

The regular past participle is formed by dropping the er/ir/re endings and adding é for -er ending verbs, i for ir ending verbs and u for -re ending verbs.

aimer aimé
  loved
choisir choisi
  choosen
vendre vendu
  sold

The above forms are regular, however there are a good number of irregular forms.

Guillaume a mangé tout le gâteau.
Guillaume ate the entire cake.

Le ciel a été illuminé par la foudre.
The sky was lit up by the lightning.

La porte est fermée.
The door is closed.

La boutique est ouverte.
The store is open.

Blessée, Marie boite maintenant quand elle marche.
Hurt, Mary limps now when she walks.

Il avait dit la vérité.
He had said the truth.
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