Verbe+ " à" + Infinitive

Here are some common verbs that are followed by the prepositin "à", learn them for your exam, they are really useful mark-boasters. I will provide cards for some examples on these (give your own examples as well) .  Good Luck :)

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Verbe+ " à" + Infinitive

Aider...à to help...to

S'amuser à to enjoy doing sth

Apprendre à to learn to

S'apprêter à to be about to

Arriver à to succeed in

S'attendre à to expect to

Autoriser...à to allow s.o to do sth

Avoir...à to have...to

Chercher à to try/ seek to

Commencer à  to begin to

Consister à to consist in

Continuer à  to continue to 

Se décider à to make up one's mind to

S'habituer à to get used to (...ing)

Hésiter à  to hesitate to

Inviter...à to invite...to

Se mettre à   to start to

Obliger à to oblige...to

Passer son temps à to spend one's time doing sth

Perdre son temps à  to waste one's time doing sth

Se préparer à to prepare oneself to 

Renoncer à to give up (..ing)

Réussir à to succed in (...ing)/ manage to 

Servir à to be used for (...ing)

Songer à to think of (...ing)/ remember to 

Tenir à  to be keen to 

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