https://www.duolingo.com/vihong66

French past simple conjugations

Why didn't Duolingo add such lessons to the French lesson tree ? ( Ex: donner :
je
donnai
tu donnas il/elle donna nous donnâmes vous donnâtes ils/elles donnèrent

September 28, 2017

3 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/elizadeux

Passé simple is not used for conversation and only in literature. It's good to learn it at some point, especially if you plan on reading the classics, but it's not necessary for a beginning course.

September 28, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/vihong66

Wow thanks

September 28, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/coto.i
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Passe simple would be a very nice addition to the French tree. Maybe in a future tree update...

September 29, 2017
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