Être conjugation

Conjugate être - be

Present tense

French FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Je
je suis I am
Tu
tu es you are
Il/elle/on
il/elle/on est he/she/it is
Nous
nous sommes we are
Vous
vous êtes you all are
Ils/elles
ils/elles sont they are

Present perfect tense

French FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Je
j’ai été I was
Tu
tu as été you were
Il/elle/on
il/elle/on a été he/she/it was
Nous
nous avons été we were
Vous
vous avez été you all were
Ils/elles
ils/elles ont été they were

Past imperfect tense

French FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Je
j’étais I was being
Tu
tu étais you were being
Il/elle/on
il/elle/on était he/she/it was being
Nous
nous étions we were being
Vous
vous étiez you all were being
Ils/elles
ils/elles étaient they were being

Past perfect tense

French FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Je
j’avais été I had been
Tu
tu avais été you had been
Il/elle/on
il/elle/on avait été he/she/it had been
Nous
nous avions été we had been
Vous
vous aviez été you all had been
Ils/elles
ils/elles avaient été they had been

Past preterite tense

French FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Je
je fus I was
Tu
tu fus you were
Il/elle/on
il/elle/on fut he/she/it was
Nous
nous fûmes we were
Vous
vous fûtes you all were
Ils/elles
ils/elles furent they were

Past anterior tense

French FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Je
j’eus été I had been
Tu
tu eus été you had been
Il/elle/on
il/elle/on eut été he/she/it had been
Nous
nous eûmes été we had been
Vous
vous eûtes été you all had been
Ils/elles
ils/elles eurent été they had been

Future tense

French FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Je
je serai I will be
Tu
tu seras you will be
Il/elle/on
il/elle/on sera he/she/it will be
Nous
nous serons we will be
Vous
vous serez you all will be
Ils/elles
ils/elles seront they will be

Future perfect tense

French FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Je
j’aurai été I will have been
Tu
tu auras été you will have been
Il/elle/on
il/elle/on aura été he/she/it will have been
Nous
nous aurons été we will have been
Vous
vous aurez été you all will have been
Ils/elles
ils/elles auront été they will have been

Present subjunctive tense

French FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Je
que je sois that I am
Tu
que tu sois that you are
Il/elle/on
qu’il/elle/on soit that he/she/it be
Nous
que nous soyons that we are
Vous
que vous soyez that you all are
Ils/elles
qu’ils/elles soient that they are

Present perfect subjunctive tense

French FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Je
que j’aie été that I have been
Tu
que tu aies été that you have been
Il/elle/on
qu’il/elle/on ait été that he/she/it have been
Nous
que nous ayons été that we have been
Vous
que vous ayez été that you all have been
Ils/elles
qu’ils/elles aient été that they have been

Imperfect subjunctive tense

French FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Je
que je fusse that I would be
Tu
que tu fusses that you would be
Il/elle/on
qu’il/elle/on fût that he/she/it would be
Nous
que nous fussions that we would be
Vous
que vous fussiez that you all would be
Ils/elles
qu’ils/elles fussent that they would be

Past perfect subjunctive tense

French FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Je
que j’eusse été that I had been
Tu
que tu eusses été that you had been
Il/elle/on
qu’il/elle/on eût été that he/she/it had been
Nous
que nous eussions été that we had been
Vous
que vous eussiez été that you all had been
Ils/elles
qu’ils/elles eussent été that they had been

Conditional mood

French FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Je
je serais I would be
Tu
tu serais you would be
Il/elle/on
il/elle/on serait he/she/it would be
Nous
nous serions we would be
Vous
vous seriez you all would be
Ils/elles
ils/elles seraient they would be

Conditional perfect tense

French FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Je
j’aurais été I would have been
Tu
tu aurais été you would have been
Il/elle/on
il/elle/on aurait été he/she/it would have been
Nous
nous aurions été we would have been
Vous
vous auriez été you all would have been
Ils/elles
ils/elles auraient été they would have been

Imperative mood

French FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Tu
sois are!
Nous
soyons let's be!
Vous
soyez are!

Past perfect imperative mood

French FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Tu
aie été have been
Nous
ayons été let's have been
Vous
ayez été have been

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