30 hard French irregular past participles

December 4, 2018 admin

The 30 most common irregular past participles in French

Past participles are used to make composed tenses in French, like the “passé composé” or the “futur antérieur” or the “past conditional”.

Have a go at finding the following irregular past participles:

InfinitivePast ParticipleInfinitivePast Participle
êtremourir
boirevouloir
offrircourir
venirfaire
falloirasseoir
recevoirdire
suivreprendre
avoirplaire / pleuvoir
devoirvoir
mettrevaloir
savoiraller
vivreconnaître
croirerire
naîtreouvrir
lirepouvoir

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