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devoir, to owe, to have to

French verb conjugated - DEVOIR

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Je dois acheter mon billet pour le théâtre.

How is DEVOIR conjugated? What does it sound like? AUDIO below, by Anne, a native speaker.

Indicatif - Indicative Mode .... statements
présent .... present tense

  • je dois .... I owe*
  • je ne dois pas .... I don’t owe
  • tu dois .... you owe
  • elle doit .... she owes
  • il doit .... he/it owes
  • on doit .... we owe
  • nous devons .... we owe
  • vous devez .... you owe
  • elles doivent .... they owe
  • ils doivent .... they owe
  • .... *also I have to, I must…

imparfait .... imperfect

  • je devais .... I used to owe*
  • je ne devais pas .... I didn’t used to owe
  • tu devais .... you used to owe
  • elle devait .... she used to owe
  • il devait .... he/it used to owe
  • on devait .... we used to owe
  • nous devions .... we used to owe
  • vous deviez .... you used to owe
  • elles devaient .... they used to owe
  • ils devaient .... they used to owe
  • .... *also I must, I had to…

passé composé .... preterit or present perfect

  • j’ai dû .... I owed
  • je n’ai pas dû .... I didn’t owe
  • tu as dû .... you owed
  • elle a dû .... she owed
  • il a dû .... he/it owed
  • on a dû .... we owed
  • nous avons dû .... we owed
  • vous avez dû .... you owed
  • elles ont dû .... they owed
  • ils ont dû .... they owed

futur simple .... future tense

  • je devrai .... I will owe
  • je ne devrai pas .... I won’t owe
  • tu devras .... you will owe
  • elle devra .... she will owe
  • il devra .... he/it will owe
  • on devra .... we will owe
  • nous devrons .... we will owe
  • vous devrez .... you will owe
  • elles devront .... they will owe
  • ils devront .... they will owe

Continue with this verb here

Practice here

Note: devoir is also often translated by ‘to have to’: I had to, you had to… or by ‘must’: I must/should, you must/should…

Related: About DEVOIR . FALLOIR vs. DEVOIR . Tenses and modes . What is JE, TU, ELLE, IL …? .

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