Falloir - to be necessary

Simple conjugations for the French verb falloir

Woman loading groceries into car
"Il faut une voiture." (It's necessary to have a car.). kirin_photo / Getty Images

French verb conjugator > falloir

 

 

 

 Present  Future Imperfect Present participlen/a
il   fautfaudrafallait 
    Passé composé
       Auxiliary verb avoir
       Past participle fallu
     
 
 Subjunctive Conditional Passé simple Imperfect subjunctive
ilfaillefaudraitfallutfallût
     
 
 Imperative
 n/a Falloir is impersonal and irregular, and is one of the
most common French verbs
Using falloir   Expressions with falloir 
Format
mla apa chicago
Your Citation
Lawless, Laura K. "Falloir - to be necessary." ThoughtCo, Jun. 8, 2017, thoughtco.com/falloir-to-be-necessary-1370308. Lawless, Laura K. (2017, June 8). Falloir - to be necessary. Retrieved from https://www.thoughtco.com/falloir-to-be-necessary-1370308 Lawless, Laura K. "Falloir - to be necessary." ThoughtCo. https://www.thoughtco.com/falloir-to-be-necessary-1370308 (accessed November 19, 2017).