Pourquoi "m'assois" et non "m'assis" ?

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Michael

Kwiziq community member

19 January 2019

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Pourquoi "m'assois" et non "m'assis" ?

This question relates to:
French writing exercise "My typical snowy day"

Cécile

Kwiziq language super star

20 January 2019

20/01/19

Hi Michael ,

It’s because the only possibilities for, 

I sit down 

are:

Je m’assois/ je m’assieds 

Take a look at the following lesson for other forms - 

https://progress.lawlessfrench.com/revision/grammar/conjugate-the-reflexive-s-asseoir-to-sit-down-in-le-present-present-tense

Hope this helps!

Michael

Kwiziq community member

21 January 2019

21/01/19

Got it. Thanks. 

Chris

Kwiziq community member

21 January 2019

21/01/19

Je me suis assis sur le canapé. -- I sat on the couch.

Assis is the particip perfect.

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