Conter (to tell) conjugation

French
23 examples

Conjugation of eiti

Je
Tu
Il/elle/on
Nous
Vous
Ils/elles
Present tense
je conte
I tell
tu contes
you tell
il/elle/on conte
he/she/it tells
nous contons
we tell
vous contez
you all tell
ils/elles content
they tell
Present perfect tense
j’ai conté
I told
tu as conté
you told
il/elle/on a conté
he/she/it told
nous avons conté
we told
vous avez conté
you all told
ils/elles ont conté
they told
Past imperfect tense
je contais
I was telling
tu contais
you were telling
il/elle/on contait
he/she/it was telling
nous contions
we were telling
vous contiez
you all were telling
ils/elles contaient
they were telling
Future tense
je conterai
I will tell
tu conteras
you will tell
il/elle/on contera
he/she/it will tell
nous conterons
we will tell
vous conterez
you all will tell
ils/elles conteront
they will tell
Je
Tu
Il/elle/on
Nous
Vous
Ils/elles
Past perfect tense
j’avais conté
I had told
tu avais conté
you had told
il/elle/on avait conté
he/she/it had told
nous avions conté
we had told
vous aviez conté
you all had told
ils/elles avaient conté
they had told
Past preterite tense
je contai
I told
tu contas
you told
il/elle/on conta
he/she/it told
nous contâmes
we told
vous contâtes
you all told
ils/elles contèrent
they told
Past anterior tense
j’eus conté
I had told
tu eus conté
you had told
il/elle/on eut conté
he/she/it had told
nous eûmes conté
we had told
vous eûtes conté
you all had told
ils/elles eurent conté
they had told
Future perfect tense
j’aurai conté
I will have told
tu auras conté
you will have told
il/elle/on aura conté
he/she/it will have told
nous aurons conté
we will have told
vous aurez conté
you all will have told
ils/elles auront conté
they will have told
Je
Tu
Il/elle/on
Nous
Vous
Ils/elles
Present subjunctive tense
que je conte
that I tell
que tu contes
that you tell
qu’il/elle/on conte
that he/she/it tell
que nous contions
that we tell
que vous contiez
that you all tell
qu’ils/elles content
that they tell
Present perfect subjunctive tense
que j’aie conté
that I have told
que tu aies conté
that you have told
qu’il/elle/on ait conté
that he/she/it have told
que nous ayons conté
that we have told
que vous ayez conté
that you all have told
qu’ils/elles aient conté
that they have told
Imperfect subjunctive tense
que je contasse
that I would tell
que tu contasses
that you would tell
qu’il/elle/on contât
that he/she/it would tell
que nous contassions
that we would tell
que vous contassiez
that you all would tell
qu’ils/elles contassent
that they would tell
Past perfect subjunctive tense
que j’eusse conté
that I had told
que tu eusses conté
that you had told
qu’il/elle/on eût conté
that he/she/it had told
que nous eussions conté
that we had told
que vous eussiez conté
that you all had told
qu’ils/elles eussent conté
that they had told
Je
Tu
Il/elle/on
Nous
Vous
Ils/elles
Conditional mood
je conterais
I would tell
tu conterais
you would tell
il/elle/on conterait
he/she/it would tell
nous conterions
we would tell
vous conteriez
you all would tell
ils/elles conteraient
they would tell
Conditional perfect tense
j’aurais conté
I would have told
tu aurais conté
you would have told
il/elle/on aurait conté
he/she/it would have told
nous aurions conté
we would have told
vous auriez conté
you all would have told
ils/elles auraient conté
they would have told
Imperative mood
-
conte
tell!
-
contons
let's tell!
contez
tell!
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Past perfect imperative mood
-
aie conté
have told
-
ayons conté
let's have told
ayez conté
have told
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Examples of conter

Example in FrenchTranslation in English
- Ce serait pas bien, bien chrétien de conter des menteries à son mari.- lt would be unchristian-like to tell falsehoods to your husband.
- M'a te conter l'histoire... avec Steve Gaudreau.- l'll tell you what happened... with Steve Gaudreau.
- Que je te voie aller lui conter ça!- You better not tell him.
-Laisse-le conter ses fables.-Oh, let him tell his fables.
A propos de religion, je voudrais vous conter une histoire.As for religion, I would like to tell you a history
"Voici le conte de héros si courageux "Qu'ils firent s'enfuir nos ennemis comme des gueux."I tell you a tale of heroes so bold... who vanquished our grasshopper enemies of old.
- Bon, tu voudrais aussi un conte peut-être ?- Dine. Shall I tell you a story then?
- C'est un conte de fée.- Hard to tell.
- Les différences entre les deux mondes ont pas l'air trop grandes, mais conte-moi donc ma vie, Biron, pour voir.The two worlds aren't so different, but tell me about myself.
- Tu racontais un conte?- You were telling a story?
- Ça arrive. - Les mensonges que vous contez dehors.- The lies they're telling out front.
Choisissez ce que vous contezCareful the tale you tell
Montez cousine, et contez-moi l'histoire.Now get in, Cousin, and tell me about yourself.
Pour moi, ouvrez, je vous en prie, ces lèvres chères; contez-moi une chose gaie.Open your dear lips and, I beg of you, tell me the merriest thing you can.
Que me contez-vous là , Monsieur le Duc? - Faites l'étonné!What are you telling me there, Duke?
Et le but du Démon en contant son histoire?And the Demon's purpose in telling his tale?
Un soir, ça l'a agacé... que je fasse rire ma sœur en lui contant des histoires.I remember this one night he got bothered because I was making her laugh. I was telling her stories.
Vous vous immiscez dans nos vies, r'contant des histoires sur l'vérité vraie mais v'dites jamais toute la vérité... j'dois savoir c'que tu fais !You come elbowin' in' our life, yibberin' about the True-true, and never telling' the whole true. I need to cog what you doin'!
"La vie est un récit, conté par un idiot... plein de bruit et de fureur, et qui ne signifie rien.""Life is a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing."
- En tout cas, je t'ai conté le meilleur.- l only told you the best.
- T'as déjà conté, ça, m'man.You've told this story before, Mom.
- Tu m'as jamais conté tout ça.You never told me this.
- Victoria m'a conté ta mésaventure.- Your fair Victoria told me of your plight.

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