Fermer conjugation

Conjugate fermer - close

Present tense

French FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Je
je ferme I close
Tu
tu fermes you close
Il/elle/on
il/elle/on ferme he/she/it closes
Nous
nous fermons we close
Vous
vous fermez you all close
Ils/elles
ils/elles ferment they close

Present perfect tense

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

Past imperfect tense

French FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Je
je fermais I was closing
Tu
tu fermais you were closing
Il/elle/on
il/elle/on fermait he/she/it was closing
Nous
nous fermions we were closing
Vous
vous fermiez you all were closing
Ils/elles
ils/elles fermaient they were closing

Past perfect tense

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

Past preterite tense

French FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Je
je fermai I closed
Tu
tu fermas you closed
Il/elle/on
il/elle/on ferma he/she/it closed
Nous
nous fermâmes we closed
Vous
vous fermâtes you all closed
Ils/elles
ils/elles fermèrent they closed

Past anterior tense

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

Future tense

French FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Je
je fermerai I will close
Tu
tu fermeras you will close
Il/elle/on
il/elle/on fermera he/she/it will close
Nous
nous fermerons we will close
Vous
vous fermerez you all will close
Ils/elles
ils/elles fermeront they will close

Future perfect tense

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

Present subjunctive tense

French FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Je
je que je ferme that I close
Tu
tu que tu fermes that you close
Il/elle/on
il/elle/on qu’il/elle/on ferme that he/she/it close
Nous
nous que nous fermions that we close
Vous
vous que vous fermiez that you all close
Ils/elles
ils/elles qu’ils/elles ferment that they close

Present perfect subjunctive tense

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

Imperfect subjunctive tense

French FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Je
je que je fermasse that I would close
Tu
tu que tu fermasses that you would close
Il/elle/on
il/elle/on qu’il/elle/on fermât that he/she/it would close
Nous
nous que nous fermassions that we would close
Vous
vous que vous fermassiez that you all would close
Ils/elles
ils/elles qu’ils/elles fermassent that they would close

Past perfect subjunctive tense

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

Conditional mood

French FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Je
je fermerais I would close
Tu
tu fermerais you would close
Il/elle/on
il/elle/on fermerait he/she/it would close
Nous
nous fermerions we would close
Vous
vous fermeriez you all would close
Ils/elles
ils/elles fermeraient they would close

Conditional perfect tense

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

Imperative mood

French FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Tu
ferme close!
Nous
fermons let's close!
Vous
fermez close!

Past perfect imperative mood

French FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Tu
aie fermé have closed
Nous
ayons fermé let's have closed
Vous
ayez fermé have closed

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Examples of fermer

Example in FrenchTranslation in EnglishFm.
" Seuls les noirs sont des Africains ", une autre affirmation raciste. Donc jour après jour, les prisons dorées continuent à s'ouvrir et à se fermer au son des sirènes qui appellent Blancs et Noirs à travailler ensemble.another racist affirmation. the gilded prisons continue to close and open to the wail of the sirens that call white Africans and black Africans to work together.
" allant devoir se fermer votre station."going to have to close your station.
""et elle était sur le point de fermer sa boutique à Shillingworth-on-Thames. """and she was preparing to close her little shop in Shillingworth-on-Thames. "
"18 h 55, un employé vient fermer les grilles de la poste.- 6:55: they close the post office.
"Chère madame. Nous sommes au regret de vous informer Que nous devons fermer le collège de magie"."Dear Madam, it grieves me to inform you that we have been forced to close down our College of Witchcraft."
"Le cabaret a fermé il y a 40 ans"That famous girlie show closed 40 years ago
"Le damné Directeur m'a fermé à clef!"The damned Director has locked me up!"
"On a fermé les puits, éteint les laminoirs.The mines. The rolling mills.
"Pizza In a Cup" a fermé, tout comme "Kupcake King" et "In the Vegan-ing".Pizza in a cup closed up, Just like kupcake king and in the vegan-ing.
"Puisses-tu vivre éternellement. "Un ange a fermé la gueule des lions."'My God hath sent his angel and hath shut the lions' mouths"'
" Le station que nous sommes sur le point de voler ferme dans 5 minutes""The servo we're about to rob closes in five minutes."
"Allez, les amis. Tout le monde ferme les yeux."So, come on, everybody, close your eyes.
"Beacon hills première nationale ferme ses portes trois mois après un vol dans la chambre forte."Beacon hills first national closes its doors three months after vault robbery."
"Bien-aimée, "ferme à demi tes yeux. "Que ton cœur batte sur mon cœur.Beloved, let your eyes half close and your heart beat
"C'est ça ou on ferme". On a dit non, qu'on ne fermait pas.It's that or we close down." We said no, it wasn't closing.
Bon, fermons les yeux et recueillons-nous.All right, let's close our eyes and bow our heads.
Maintenant, selon le rituel précédant nos gros coups, fermons les yeux et prions.Now as is customary before we pull off a big job, let's close our eyes and pray.
Mais on ne peut pas l'ouvrir tant que l'autre trappe est ouverte, alors fermons-la.Yeah, but you can't open the outer hatch Until you close the inside hatch, so let's close it.
Ouais, fermons la porte.Yeah, let's close the door.
Pas encore, dans un instant, fermons un autre bar.Not just yet, in a while let's close down another bar.
"Maintenant, fermez les yeux et respirez lentement."Now, with your eyes closed, breathe in slowly.
"P.S. SVP fermez vos fenêtres"P.S. Please close the windows
"Partenaire Taani, fermez vos yeux et laissez chaque goutte de pluie atteindre votre cœur."Taani partner close your eyes and let every raindrop reach your heart.
"fermez les parenthèses, Donnelly."close brackets, Donnelly.
"Ainsi succombe Ia dernière reine d'Égypte, "dit-elle, et fermant les yeux elle s'effondra.""'And so perishes the last queen of Egypt,' she said, and closing her eyes, collapsed."
Après cela vous serez en mesure de voir la magie lumineuse de la flamme dans vos yeux... simplement en fermant les yeux et en fixant votre regard intérieur au centre de votre front.TAPE: After that you should be able to see the bright magic of the flame in your minïs eye simply by closing your eyes and fixing your gaze at the spot in the centre of your forehead.
Avec toutes ces fermant ER, obtenu d'être prêt pour patients plus malades.With all those ER's closing, got to be ready for sicker patients.
C'était câblé pour qu'en ouvrant et fermant la porte, ça dégoupille.It was wired from the inside, so the opening and closing of the door pulled the pin.
Ce n'est pas en fermant les yeux que vous la ferez disparaître.Yeah, well, closing your eyes won't make it disappear.
" Ils ont fermé les grilles d'entrée."They've closed the entrance gates.
"Après qu'on soit revenu, ils ont fermé le pont pour des jours et des jours."After we got back, they closed the bridge for days and days.
"En fait on est fermé." C'est moi qui ai gagné!"We re closed actually." I win!
"J'ai fermé la porte."I closed the door -Sally
"Le cabaret a fermé il y a 40 ans"That famous girlie show closed 40 years ago

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