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PRESENT POSTERIOR, OR FUTURE.
SINGULAR.

PLURAL,
I shall or will punish, je punirai. | We shall punish, nous punirons.
Thou shalt punish, tu puniras.

You shall punish, vous punirez. He shall punish, il punira. They shall punish, ils puniront.

PAST, OR COMPOUND OF THE PRESENT.

I have punished, j'ai puni, &c.

PAST ANTERIOR, OR COMPOUND OF THE IMPERFECT.

I had punished, j'avais puni, &c.

PAST ANTERIOR PERIODICAL, OR COMPOUND OF THE

PRETERITE.

I had punished, j'eus puni, &c.
PAST POSTERIOR, OR COMPOUND OF THE FUTURE.

I shall have punished, j'aurai puni, &c.

PAST JUST ELAPSED.
I have just punished, je viens de punir, &c.

FUTURE INDEFINITE.
I am to punish, je dois punir, &c.

INSTANT FUTURE.

I am going to punish, je vais punir, &c.

IMPERATIVE.
Punish (thou,) punis.
Let us punish, punissons.
Punish, punissez.

CONDITIONAL.

SINGULAR.

I should, &c. punish, je punirais.
Thou shouldst punish, tu punirais,
He should punish, il punirait.

PLURAL.

We should punish, nous punirions.
You should punish, vous puniriez.
They should punish, ils puniraient.

PAST, OR COMPOUND OF THE PRESENT.
I should have punished, j'aurais puni, &c.

SUBJUNCTIVE.

PRESENT.

SINGULAR.
That I may punish, que je punisse.
That thou mayst punish, que tu punisses.
That he may punish, qu'il punisse.

PLURAL.
That we may punish, que nous punissions.
That you may punish, que vous punissiez.
That they may punish, qu'ils punissent.

PRESENT ANTERIOR, OR IMPERFECT.

SINGULAR.
That I might punish, que je punisse.
That thou mightst punish, que tu punisses.
That he might punish, qu'il punit.

PLURAL.
That we might punish, que nous punissions.
That you might punish, que vous punissiez.
That they might punish, qu'ils punissent.

PAST, OR COMPOUND OF THE PRESENT.
That I may have punished, que j'aie puni, &c.

PAST ANTERIOR, OR COMPOUND OF THE IMPERFECT.

That I might have punished, que j'eusse puni, &c.

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THIRD REGULAR CONJUGATION,

IN TIR, VIR, OR MIR, EXEMPLIFIED IN SENTIR, TO FEEL OR TO SMELL.

INFINITIVE.

PRESENT.
To feel, sentir.

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To repent.

Démentir. S'il dit cela, je le démentirai.
To give the lie. If he says so, I shall give him the lie.
Partir.

On m'a dit qu'il partirait à la fin de la semaine. To set out. I have been told that he would set out at the end

of the week, Repartir. Il a reçu ordre de ne pas repartir. To set out again,

He has received orders not to set out again.

Qu'avez-vous à repartir à cela?
To reply.

What have you to reply to that?
Se repentir. Si vous le faites, vous vous en repentirez.

If you do it, you will repent it.
Pressentir. J'ai pressenti tous les malheurs qui lui sont arrivés.
To foresee. I foresaw all the misfortunes that have befallen him.
Ressentir. Il ressent vivement cette insulte.
To resent. He strongly resents this insult.
Servir.

Il vous a servi avec zèle dans cette affaire. To serve.

He has served you with zeal in this business. Se servir. Servez-vous de mon cheval ; je vous le prête. To make use. Make use of my horse; I lend it to

you. Sortir.

Ne sortez pas avant que de me parler.
To go out. Do not go out before you speak to me.
Ressortir. Si vous ressortez, je vous punirai.
To go out again. If you go out again, I will punish you.

Note. When ressortir is used as a law term, it implies, in the English acceptation, to be within the jurisdiction of a court, and is conjugated like punir: it is the same with

Assortir, to match.
Repartir, when it signifies to distribute.
Asservir, to enslave (a nation, &c.)

FOURTH REGULAR CONJUGATION IN ENIR,

EXEMPLIFIED IN TENIR, TO HOLD.

INFINITIVE,

PRESENT.
To hold, tenir.

PAST.
To have held, avoir tenu.

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I was holding } je tenais.

PRESENT ANTERIOR, OR IMPERFECT.
SINGULAR.

PLURAL.
We did bold, nous tenions.

You did hold, vous teniez.
Thou didst hold, tu tenais. They did hold, ils tenaient.
He did hold, il tenait.

PRESENT ANTERIOR PERIODICAL, OR PRETERITE.
SINGULAR.

PLURAL.
I held, je tins.

We beld, nous tinmes. Thou heldst, tu tins.

You held, vous tintes. He held, il tint.

They held, ils tinrent.

PRESENT POSTERIOR, OR FUTURE.
SINGULAR.

PLURAL.
I shall or will hold, je tiendrai. We shall hold, nous tiendrons.
Thou shalt hold, tu tiendras. You shall hold, vous tiendrez.
He shall hold, il tiendra. They shall hold, ils tiendront.

PAST, OR COMPOUND OF THE PRESENT.

I have held, j'ai tenu, &c.

PAST ANTERIOR, OR COMPOUND OF THE IMPERFECT.

I had held, j'avais tenu, &c.

PAST ANTERIOR PERIODICAL, OR COMPOUND OF THE

PRETERITE.

I had held, j'eus tenu, &c. VOL. II.

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