French Subjunctive - Le subjonctif

Lessons on every aspect of the French subjunctive

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Students of French tend to agree that the subjunctive is the most difficult French verb form, which is why I have over a dozen pages of lessons and info on the French subjunctive to help you learn all about it. While this is good for your French learning, it can make it more difficult for you to find the lesson you need - here is a simple index that can help.


Subjunctive  |  Verb mood  |  Verb tense

Subjunctive Conjugations

Regular verbs  |  Irregular verbs

Subjunctive Usage

Using the subjunctive

Special uses of the subjunctive

Avoiding the subjunctive

Does ___ need the subjunctive? Ask the Subjunctivator!

Subjunctive Tenses

Present subjunctive

Past subjunctive

Imperfect subjunctive

Pluperfect subjunctive

Future subjunctive

Verb timeline

Subjunctive Tests

Regular verb conjugations

Irregular verb conjugations

Subjunctive or indicative?

Translation exercise

Test on the past subjunctive