In french, the perfect tense is created by the corresponding person in the present tense of either avoir or etre, plus the past participle.
Verbs which take etreEdit
The verbs taking etre are MRS VANDERTRAMP verbs, and reflexives.
Forming the perfect tenseEdit
The present tense of avoir/etre + the past particple. For example:
- I came = Je suis venu
- I wanted = J'ai voulu
- I shat= j'ai shize