The Pluperfect Tense

After revising the Perfect Tense, The Pluperfect tense should be easy as it follows the same rules. Only, we are referring to an earlier period in life:
J’ai regardé un film=I watched ( have watched ) a film.
j’avais regardé un film=I had watched a film.
As you will see in the link below, the same verbs which are conjugated with ETRE in the Perfect tense take the auxiliary verb ETRE in the Pluperfect:
Why not enjoy the following animation in the Perfect Tense and try to put it into the Pluperfect tense?

And back to the Perfect. Are we sure we know the differences between the Perfect and the Imperfect? Which would we use for suggestions and wishes in the past?
 Imperfect -Special Uses: What if?:
Check out this link to handy French magazines:

About angeleannandrews

I am Anglo Maltese and live in Surrey with my husband and son. I have been teaching languages for almost 30 years. Having been trained in Anthropology, I have social issues at heart. When I was nearing 50, I wished to use my talents to make money for charity. I have created 50 photo-poems which will be featuring on this site. If you wish to encourage my effort, please give a small donation to ShelterBox after reading my poems. Many people are out there actually tackling the world's problems. We may not be able to join them but every little helps.Thanks a million! Angie
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