Languages › French How to Conjugate 'Remercier' (to Thank) Simple Conjugations for the French Verb 'Remercier' Share Flipboard Email Print French Vocabulary Pronunciation & Conversation Grammar Resources For Teachers by ThoughtCo Updated February 06, 2019 The French verb remercier means "to thank." You may see that merci is in the center of the word: Merci, of course, is how you say "thanks" in French. How to Conjugate the French Verb Remercier Remercier follows the conjugation pattern of regular -er verbs. As you do when conjugating regular verbs, you drop the infinitive ending from the verb to find the stem (remerci-) and add the ending appropriate of the subject pronoun and tense. The charts below will help you conjugate remercier. Present Future Imperfect Present participle je remercie remercierai remerciais remerciant tu remercies remercieras remerciais il remercie remerciera remerciait nous remercions remercierons remerciions vous remerciez remerciez remerciiez ils remercient remercieront remerciaient Subjunctive Conditional Passé simple Imperfect subjunctive je remercie remercierais remerciai remerciasse tu remercies remercierais remercias remerciasses il remercie remercierait remercia remerciât nous remerciions remercierions remerciâmes remerciassions vous remerciiez remercieriez remerciâtes remerciassiez ils remercient remercieraient remercièrent remerciassent Imperative (tu) remercie (nous) remercions (vous) remerciez How to Use Remercier in the Past Tense The passé simple is a literary tense, meaning it's not used in conversation. To render a verb in the past tense, you'll most commonly use the compound passé composé. The passé composé requires an auxiliary verb and a past participle: The auxiliary verb for remercier is avoir and the past participle is remercié. For example: Elle lui a remercié pour le livre. She thanked him for the book. Continue Reading How to "Missed" in French Using "Manquer" When You Want "to Support" in French Use "Appuyer" The Conjugations of "Pluerer" (to Cry) in French How to Conjugate the French Verb "Durer" (to Last) To Return: How to Conjugate "Retourner" in French Learning to Conjugate the French "Aider" Can Be Very "Helpful" There's No "Disputing" the Conjugations of "Disputer" Learn to Conjugate the French Verb "Tuer" (to Kill) How to Conjugate "Préparer" (to Prepare) in French How Do You Conjugate "Visiter" (to Visit) in French? Conjugate 'to Decide' Correctly in French to Be Fluent How Is "Demander" Conjugated, You "Ask"? Learn to Say "I Influenced" in French Using "Influencer" How to Conjugate the French Verb 'Remarquer' (to Notice; to Remark) Conjugating "Ennuyer" Is Anything But Boring How to Conjugate the French Verb 'Raser'