Languages › French A Guide to Conjugating 'Apporter' (to Bring) Share Flipboard Email Print Raw and candid moments that bring your stories to life / Getty Images French Grammar Pronunciation & Conversation Vocabulary Resources For Teachers By ThoughtCo Updated February 21, 2020 The French verb apporter means "to bring." It's a regular -er verb, which means conjugating it is pretty straightforward. How to Conjugate the French Verb Apporter Conjugating a regular verb requires knowing the stem and the endings related to the subject pronoun: je, tu, il/elle, nous, vous or ils/elles. For regular -er verbs, you determine the stem by removing the -er from the infinitive. So in this case, the stem is apport- and the endings are those of regular -er verbs. Ths chart will help you conjugate apporter. Present Future Imperfect Present Participle j' apporte apporterai apportais apportant tu apportes apporteras apportais il apporte apportera apportait nous apportons apporterons apportions vous apportez apporterez apportiez ils apportent apporteront apportaient Other Simple Conjugations of Apporter Subjunctive Conditional Passé simple Imperfect subjunctive j' apporte apporterais apportai apportasse tu apportes apporterais apportas apportasses il apporte apporterait apporta apportât nous apportions apporterions apportâmes apportassions vous apportiez apporteriez apportâtes apportassiez ils apportent apporteraient apportèrent apportassent Imperative (tu) apporte (nous) apportons (vous) apportez How to Form the Past Tense of Apporter Though the passé composé is a compound tense, it's important to note here. It's the most common way of forming the past tense. To do so, you must know the auxiliary verb and past participle of the verb you wish to use. For apporter, the auxiliary verb is avoir and the past participle is apporté. For example: J'ai apporté le repas.I brought the meal. Nous avons apporté les jeux de la fête.We brought the party games. How to Conjugate the French Verb 'Commander' (to Order) How Do You Conjugate the French Verb 'Apprécier' (to Appreciate)? How to Conjugate the French Verb 'Chercher' (to Look For) How to Conjugate the French Verb 'Célébrer' (to Celebrate) How Do You Conjugate the French Verb 'Arriver' (to Arrive)? How Do You Conjugate the French Verb 'Couper' (to Cut)? How to Conjugate the French Verb 'Prévoir' How to Conjugate the French Verb 'Coûter' (to Cost) How Do You Conjugate the French Verb 'Chanter' (to Sing)? Conjugating the French Verb "Considérer" (to Consider) How Do You Conjugate the French Verb 'Bâtir' (to Build)? How to Conjugate the French Verb 'Changer' (to Change) Conjugations for the French Verb "Assister" How to Conjugate the French Verb 'Remarquer' (to Notice; to Remark) Learn to Conjugate the French Verb "Nettoyer" Saying Stop in French: Conjugating "Arrêter"