Daily Verb Lesson: French for gnaw is ronger

The French for gnaw is the regular ER verb ronger.
To remember this, imagine the forest RANGER gnaws at a bone!

ronger can also mean: to eat away (at), to eat into; to erode.
Related words include:
  - le rongeur (nm) : rodent.
  - se ronger les ongles (vr) : to bite one's nails.
  - se ronger les sangs : to worry oneself sick.
About 230 ER verbs end in GER. Before the letter a or o, the g changes to ge so that the g remains soft (like the g in giraffe rather than g in go).
Examples of this family of verb conjugations: changer, décourager, diriger, échanger, exiger, ronger, soulager, venger.
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           to gnaw: ronger
Imagine the forest RANGER gnaws
at a bone!

Simple Tenses ronger

ronge ronges ronge rongeons rongez rongent
Past Imperfect
rongeais rongeais rongeait rongions rongiez rongeaient
Simple Past
Passé Simple

rongeai rongeas rongea rongeâmes rongeâtes rongèrent

will gnaw
rongerai rongeras rongera rongerons rongerez rongeront

would gnaw
rongerais rongerais rongerait rongerions rongeriez rongeraient

may gnaw
ronge ronges ronge rongions rongiez rongent
Compound Tenses ronger
Present Perfect
Passé Composé

have gnawed
ai rongé as rongé a rongé avons rongé avez rongé ont rongé
Past Perfect

had gnawed
avais rongé avais rongé avait rongé avions rongé aviez rongé avaient rongé
Future Perfect
Futur Antérieur

will have gnawed
aurai rongé auras rongé aura rongé aurons rongé aurez rongé auront rongé
Conditional Perfect
Conditionnel Passé

would have gnawed
aurais rongé aurais rongé aurait rongé aurions rongé auriez rongé auraient rongé

ronge ! rongeons ! rongez !
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