Être – to be

Être - to beÊtre is one of the two most important French verbs. It literally means "to be," but also serves as an auxiliary verb and is the key to the passive voice.

   

   

   

Chercher Expressions

French expressions with chercher
The French verb chercher, "to look for," is found in many essential and idiomatic expressions, including to be spoiling for a fight, complicate an issue, and fumble for something. Learn these and dozens of other French expressions featuring chercher.

   

Sur

French preposition surThe preposition sur is often equivalent to "on" but has many other possible translations.