The French for alternate, rotate is the verb alterner

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    French for alternate, rotate is the regular ER verb alterner, in the most practical verb table yet devised.

     

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    The 6 Simple Tenses of the conjugated verb alterner - French for alternate, rotate

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    Here you’ll learn the conjugations of alterner, which is French for alternate, rotate.
    • I alternate, rotate.
    • you alternated.
    • he will alternate, rotate.
    • we would alternate, rotate.
    • they may alternate, rotate.

    The Verb Conjugation Tables below for alterner, let you to practise your French verb drills both by PRONOUN (vertically), and by TENSE (horizontally). Do these two sequences lots of times over.
  • VERB CONJUGATION TABLE alterner
    Simple Tenses alterner
    TENSE
    je/j’
    tu
    il
    nous
    vous
    ils
    Present
    Présent

    alternate, rotate
    alterne alternes alterne alternons alternez alternent
    Past Imperfect
    Imparfait
    alternated
    alternais alternais alternait alternions alterniez alternaient
    Simple Past
    Passé Simple

    alternated
    alternai alternas alterna alternâmes alternâtes alternèrent
    Future
    Futur

    will alternate, rotate
    alternerai alterneras alternera alternerons alternerez alterneront
    Conditional
    Conditionnel

    would alternate, rotate
    alternerais alternerais alternerait alternerions alterneriez alterneraient
    Subjunctive
    Subjonctif

    may alternate, rotate
    alterne alternes alterne alternions alterniez alternent
    Compound Tenses alterner
    Present Perfect
    Passé Composé

    have alternated
    ai alterné as alterné a alterné avons alterné avez alterné ont alterné
    Past Perfect
    Plus-que-Parfait

    had alternated
    avais alterné avais alterné avait alterné avions alterné aviez alterné avaient alterné
    Future Perfect
    Futur Antérieur

    will have
    aurai alterné auras alterné aura alterné aurons alterné aurez alterné auront alterné
    Conditional Perfect
    Conditionnel Passé

    would have alternated
    aurais alterné aurais alterné aurait alterné aurions alterné auriez alterné auraient alterné
    Imperative
    Imperatif

    alternate, rotate!
    alterne alternons alternez

    Present Indicative Tense conjugations of alterner the French for alternate, rotate
    présent de l’indicatif

    j’alterne
    - I alternate, rotate
    tu alternes
    - you alternate, rotate - (familiar or informal)
    il, elle, on alterne
    - he, she, it, one alternates
    nous alternons
    - we alternate, rotate
    vous alternez
    - you alternate, rotate (formal or plural)
    ils, elles alternent
    - they alternate, rotate

    Imperfect Indicative Tense conjugations of alterner, the French for alternate, rotate
    imparfait de l’indicatif

    j’alternais
    - I alternated
    - I was alternating
    tu alternais
    - you alternated- (familiar or informal)
    - you were alternating
    il, elle, on alternait
    - he, she, it, one alternated
    - he, she, it, one was alternating
    nous alternions
    - we alternated
    - we were alternating
    vous alterniez
    - you alternated- (formal or plural)
    - you were alternating
    ils, elles alternaient
    - they alternated
    - they were alternating

    Simple Past or Past Definite Tense conjugations of alterner, the French for alternate, rotate
    passé simple

    j’alternai
    - I alternated
    tu alternas
    - you alternated- (familiar or informal)
    il, elle, on alterna
    - he, she, it, one alternated
    nous alternâmes
    - we alternated
    vous alternâtes
    - you alternated- (formal or plural)
    ils, elles alternèrent
    they alternated
    (The passé simple tense is mainly used in literature and books, and is rarely used in spoken French language).

    Future Tense conjugations of alterner, the French for alternate, rotate
    futur

    j’alternerai
    - I will alternate, rotate
    tu alterneras
    - you will alternate, rotate (familiar or informal)
    il, elle, on alternera
    - he, she, it, one will alternate, rotate
    nous alternerons
    - we will alternate, rotate
    vous alternerez
    - you will alternate, rotate (formal or plural)
    ils, elles alterneront
    - they will alternate, rotate

    Conditional Tense conjugations of alterner, the French for alternate, rotate
    conditionnel

    j’alternerais
    - I would alternate, rotate
    tu alternerais
    - you would alternate, rotate (familiar or informal)
    il, elle, on alternerait
    - he, she, it, one would alternate, rotate
    nous alternerions
    - we would alternate, rotate
    vous alterneriez
    - you would alternate, rotate (formal or plural)
    ils, elles alterneraient
    - they would alternate, rotate

    Present Subjunctive Tense conjugations of alterner, the French for alternate, rotate
    présent de subjonctif

    que j’alterne
    - that I may alternate, rotate
    que tu alternes
    - that you may alternate, rotate(familiar or informal)
    qu’il, qu’elle, qu’on alterne
    - that he, she, it, one may alternate, rotate
    que nous alternions
    - that we may alternate, rotate
    que vous alterniez
    - that you may alternate, rotate(formal or plural)
    qu’ils, qu’elles alternent
    - that they may alternate, rotate

    The Four Compound Tenses of the French for verb alterner - the verb ‘to alternate, rotate’ in French

    Past Participle of alterner is:
    alterné -alternated.

    These past tenses are all made using the tenses of avoir (to have) and the past participle. Being made of two parts they are called 'compound'.
    • I have alternated
    • you had alternated
    • he will have alternated
    • we would have alternated

    Compound Past, Present Perfect or Past Indefinite Tense conjugations of alterner - French for alternate, rotate
    passé composé

    Here’s the French for alternate, rotate conjugated with all the pronouns in the present perfect tense.
    j’ai alterné
    - I have alternated or I did alternate, rotate or
    - I alternated
    tu as alterné
    - you have alternated or you did alternate, rotate - (familiar or informal) or
    - you alternated
    il, elle, on a alterné
    - he, she, it, one has alternate, rotate or did alternate, rotate
    - he, she, it alternated
    nous avons alterné
    - we have alternated or we did alternate, rotate
    - we alternated
    vous avez alterné
    - you have alternated or you did alternate, rotate (formal or plural) or
    - or we alternated
    ils, elles ont alterné
    - they have alternated or they did alternate, rotate
    - they alternated

    Past Perfect Indicative or Pluperfect Tense conjugations of alterner - alternate, rotate in French
    plus-que-parfait de l’indicatif

    Here’s the French for -alternate, rotate conjugated with all the pronouns in the past perfect tense.
    j’avais alterné
    - I had alternated
    tu avais alterné
    - you had alternated- (familiar or informal)
    il, elle, on avait alterné
    - he, she, it, one had alternated
    nous avions alterné
    - we had alternated
    vous aviez alterné
    - you had alternated (formal or plural)
    ils, elles avaient alterné
    - they had alternated

    Future Perfect or Future Anterior Tense conjugations of alterner, the French for alternate, rotate
    futur antérieur

    j’aurai alterné
    - I will have
    tu auras alterné
    - you will have - (familiar or informal)
    il, elle, on aura alterné
    - he, she, it, one will have
    nous aurons alterné
    - we will have
    vous aurez alterné
    - you will have - (formal or plural)
    ils, elles auront alterné
    - they will have

    Conditional Perfect Tense conjugations of alterner, the French for alternate, rotate
    conditionnel passé

    j’aurais alterné
    - I would have alternated
    tu aurais alterné
    - you would have alternated- (familiar or informal)
    il, elle, on aurait alterné
    - he, she, it, one would have alternated
    nous aurions alterné
    - we would have alternated
    vous auriez alterné
    - you would have alternated- (formal or plural)
    ils, elles auraient alterné
    - they would have alternated

    Imperative Tense conjugations of alterner, the French for alternate, rotate
    impératif

    alterne
    - alternate, rotate!
    alternons
    - let’s alternate, rotate!
    alternez
    - alternate, rotate!

    Present Participle of alterner

    alternant - alternating

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