Le Passé Composé is used to describe completed actions of specific past events.
L’Imparfait is a past verb tense that is used to describe: What people or things were like Repeated or habitual actions in the past; what used to happen General conditions in the past; to tell what was going on Weather conditions
The imperfect can be translated as: …was/were ______(verb)______ ingor …used to ____(verb)___________
To form the imparfait: 1.Conjugate the verb in the present tense “nous” form. ex – regarder nous regardons 2. Drop the “-ons” to form the stem. regardons regard-
3. Then, add the following endings: je -ais tu -ais il/elle/on -ait nous -ions vous -iez ils/elles -aient