Conjugaisons du participe présent
The vast majority of French verbs use the nous form of the present tense as the root of their present participles: just drop –ons and add –ant.
There are only three exceptions:
Some verbs have two different present participles, depending on whether they are used as a verb/gerund or a noun/adjective: learn more
The present participle of pronominal verbs
includes a reflexive pronoun
, which must agree with the grammatical person it refers to:
||(to get dressed)
|en me souvenant
||while you were getting dressed
|en nous souvenant
||en vous habillant
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