The imperfect tense
• Past descriptions:
In 1970, people didn’t have any Internet, they couldn’t watch any videos of cats.
pouvoir → nous pouvons → je pouvais, tu pouvais, etc. We can / We are able to (present) → I could / I was able to, You could / You were able to (Imperfect).
Il était/elle était
Ils étaient/elles étaient
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