In this French grammar lesson you will learn about the devoir conditionnel passé conjugation.
In this lesson you will learn about:
- how devoir is conjugated in French
- how devoir is pronounced in French
- how devoir is used in sentences in French
- how you can quiz yourself on the devoir conditionnel passé conjugation
- how to practice with flashcards on devoir conditionnel passé conjugation
- how and why you should use the courses of Language Atlas to learn French
Please refer to the French B2 Curriculum to get a better overview of French grammar, if you are curious about how this fits in the overall structure of French B2.
By the end of the lesson you will know all about devoir (to have to/ must)!
Table of Contents
Devoir Conditionnel Passé Conjugation Table
|avoir conditionnel présent||devoir particip passé|
Pronunciation of Devoir Conditionnel Passé Conjugations
There are 2 important rules to take into account, when you want to pronounce an devoir conditionnel passé conjugation.
- The je, tu, il/elle/on, and ils/elles form have the same pronunciation.
Tu aurais dû
Il aurait dû
Ils auraient dû
- The je form of both the conditionnel passé and the futur antérieur have the same pronunciation.
I should have
I will have had to
The context will reveal which one is correct.
You don’t pronounce the letters highlighted in red.
Example Sentences with Devoir Conditionnel Passé Conjugations
The final section of this lesson on the devoir conditionnel passé conjugation is about seeing the verb in action.
This is valuable because you can improve your understanding on the devoir conditionnel passé conjugation through examples.
J’aurais dû vous écouter.
I should’ve listened to you.
Tu aurais dû téléphoner.
You should’ve called.
Il aurait dû être acteur.
He should have been an actor.
Nous aurions dû nous marier.
We should have gotten married.
Vous auriez dû le voir.
You should have seen it.
Ils auraient dû venir plus tôt.
They should have come earlier.
Quiz Yourself on the Devoir Conditionnel Passé Conjugation
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You will see the sentences of the previous chapter.
You will either need to fill in the blanks, choose the correct multiple choice option, or both.
Once you are done the correct answer will be shown.
You can redo the quiz as many times as you want!
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