Bonjour, mon ami! Ah, the subjunctive! The part of French that makes everyone’s moustaches curl! Don’t worry, it’s not as terrifying as it looks, I promise!
I, your jovial French teacher, am here to guide you through this labyrinth with a twinkle in my eye and a baguette in my hand.
So, get ready to delve into a world full of doubt, uncertainty, and… well, subjective reality!
1) Put the Sentences in the Correct Order – French Subjunctive
a) de / qu’il / nécessaire / est / comprendre
Il est nécessaire qu’il comprenne.
2) Translate these Sentences – French Subjunctive Exercises
a) I want you to understand.
Je veux que tu comprennes.
3) Practice your Vocabulary
a) understand – leave – go
comprendre – partir – aller
4) Practice Your Writing by Translating these Small Texts Taking the French Subjunctive into Consideration
5) About French Subjunctive, Write the Obvious Questions to the Answers
a) Il est nécessaire que je parte.
Pourquoi est-il nécessaire que tu partes?
Et voilà, mon cher élève! That’s it, you’ve bravely waded through the murky waters of the French subjunctive, and you’re still standing!
I’m beaming with pride, and I hope you are too. Now, don’t forget to practice these exercises. Remember, repetition is the mother of learning. And the subjunctive?
It’s not your enemy, but a charming friend who just loves to express desires, doubts and uncertainties. So, go on, take a sip of your café au lait and bask in your well-deserved glory. À la prochaine!