A chart of all French verb tenses/moods.
A summary of everything you need to know about French compound tenses with
links to lessons.
If you would like to learn about possible events, click here.
What would you have done in this situation?
Conjugations of all the simple tenses!
Learn how to predict events.
You will have mastered this by the time you finish the lesson.
What were you doing? Learn how to talk about it.
You need to be able to recognize the French imperfect subjunctive.
Give orders! Learn how! Click here!
Learn to use the French infinitive - it's not just for conjugating anymore!
Learn how to use the French past infinitive.
You've heard of them, maybe even learned to recognize some of them, but just
what are literary tenses? This lesson explores where they are used, why to
avoid them, and what is lost when you do.
- French Mood
Mood refers to the verb forms that express the attitude of the speaker toward
the action/state of the verb - how likely or factual the statement is. The
French language has six moods - learn 'em all! :-)
Learning to use the French present participle may be boring, but it's
Lesson and quiz on distinguishing between the French imparfait and passé
You need to be able to recognize the French past anterior.
Learn how to use the French past tense.
composé du participe présent
Having studied this lesson, you'll have no trouble with the French perfect
The literary equivalent of le passé composé
Lesson and quiz on the French pluperfect (past perfect).
The last literary verb form - learn to recognize it and then you never have to
think about it again.
Learn to use the French present tense.
Lesson and quiz on if ... then... clauses.
Arguably the most difficult verb form in French. Master it here!
The past tense of the most difficult verb form. :-)
One needs to understand the passive voice. Lesson and quiz are