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Vandertramp Verbs. …a special list for the passé composé!. DR & MRS VANDERTRAMP(P). This acronym stands for a list of verbs to help you remember which verbs use ETRE as their helping verb!. D R M R S. Devenir – to become – devenu Revenir – to come back – revenu

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vandertramp verbs

Vandertramp Verbs

…a special list for the passé composé!

dr mrs vandertramp p
DR & MRS VANDERTRAMP(P)

This acronym stands for a list of verbs to help you remember which verbs use ETRE as their helping verb!

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D

R

M

R

S

Devenir – to become – devenu

Revenir – to come back – revenu

Monter – to climb – monté

Rester – to stay – resté

Sortir – to go out – sorti

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V

A

N

D

E

R

T

R

A

M

P

(P)

Venir – to come – venu

Aller – to go – allé

Naître – to be born - né

Descendre – to go down – descendu

Entrer – to go in – entré

Rentrer – to go home – rentré

Tomber – to fall (down) – tombé

Retourner – to return – retourné

Arriver – to arrive – arrivé

Mourir – to die – mort

Partir – to leave – parti

Passer – to go past, to pass -- passé

what do these verbs have in common
What do these verbs have in common?
  • They are verbs of movement
  • The represent coming, going, rising, falling, birth, & death
  • They are intransitive… You can’t do them to someone else without adding a preposition. I can’t go something, die someone, climb someone, or fall someone.
  • They need prepositions after them to add details of where or to/with whom
m nemonic device
Mnemonic device

The ins and outs and ups and downs of life and death are here to stay!

pass compos rules
Passé Composé Rules
  • As usual, Helping verb + past participle = P.C.
  • Helping verb = être
  • The past participle of Vandertramps must agree with its subject in gender and number – tack on an extra -e or -s or both.
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Mlle Bratzest née le 3 août.

Son frère Gary estné le 19 mars.

Les élèvessontnés en 1995.

Les jumelles Molly et Caroline sontnées en 1998.

draw a house
Draw a house…
  • Door
  • Stairs
  • Second-floor window
  • Leave space within and around it on your page
  • Can you draw arrows and figures to show each drmrsvandertramp verb?
  • Be creative!
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