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French Pronominal Voice

The pronominal voice is much more common in French than in English. This verb form is used with both subject and reflexive pronouns to indicate that the subject is performing the action of the verb on itself.

Pronominal Voice, Reflexive Verbs
Pronominal verbs are verbs that need a reflexive pronoun in addition to a subject pronoun, because the subject(s) performing the action of the verb are the same as the object(s) being acted upon. The pronominal voice is much more common in French than in English.

Reflexive Pronouns (Me, Te, Se, Nous, Vous)
Reflexive pronouns are a special kind of French pronoun which are used only with pronominal verbs. These verbs need a reflexive pronoun in addition to a subject pronoun because the subject(s) performing the action of the verb are the same as the object(s) being acted upon.

Voice - La Voix
Learn about the three different French verb voices: active, passive, and pronominal.

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