LESSON 18th - Present Perfect

Tom is looking for his key. He can't find it.

(Tom sta cercando la chiave. Non riesce a trovarla)

He has lost his key.

(Ha perso la chiave) ... it means that he lost it a short time ago and he still hasn't got it.

To lose = perdere

Present Perfect of PERDERE

Io ho perso

Tu hai perso

Egli ha perso

Noi abbiamo perso

Voi avete perso

Essi hanno perso

P.S.: It is composed of the present tense of AVERE + PAST PARTICIPLE of the verb PERDERE (= PERSO)

Created by Andrea Poidomani