French Grammar Explained /

Negation in passé composé

What do you remember about negation?
The "ne...pas-sandwiches".
Parfait ! I'll give you a phrase and you make me a sandwich then...
Tu es parti le weekend dernier.
You left last weekend.
But there are two verb forms, es and parti. Which one do I have to sandwich?
I'll give you a hint.. a helping hint.
Ah, you mean the helping verb es?
Right. Give it a try!
Tu n'es pas parti le weekend dernier.
Is that it?
Yes, well done! That's all for now!