The French for catch is the verb attraper

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French for catch is the regular ER verb attraper, fully conjugated here in all the main tenses that are used in modern French language.
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Se faire attraper means to done for.

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The 6 Simple Tenses of the conjugated verb attraper - French for catch

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Here you’ll learn the conjugations of attraper, which is French for catch.
  • I catch.
  • you caught.
  • he will catch.
  • we would catch.
  • they may catch.
The Verb Conjugation Tables below for attraper, enable you to practise your French verb drills both by PRONOUN (vertically), and by TENSE (horizontally). Do both many times over.

VERB CONJUGATION TABLE attraper
Simple Tenses attraper
TENSE
je/j’
tu
il
nous
vous
ils
Present
Présent
catch
attrape attrapes attrape attrapons attrapez attrapent
Past Imperfect
Imparfait
caught
attrapais attrapais attrapait attrapions attrapiez attrapaient
Simple Past
Passé Simple
caught
attrapai attrapas attrapa attrapâmes attrapâtes attrapèrent
Future
Futur
will catch
attraperai attraperas attrapera attraperons attraperez attraperont
Conditional
Conditionnel
would catch
attraperais attraperais attraperait attraperions attraperiez attraperaient
Subjunctive
Subjonctif
may catch
attrape attrapes attrape attrapions attrapiez attrapent
Compound Tenses attraper
Present Perfect
Passé Composé
have caught
ai attrapé as attrapé a attrapé avons attrapé avez attrapé ont attrapé
Past Perfect
Plus-que-Parfait
had caught
avais attrapé avais attrapé avait attrapé avions attrapé aviez attrapé avaient attrapé
Future Perfect
Futur Antérieur
will have caught
aurai attrapé auras attrapé aura attrapé aurons attrapé aurez attrapé auront attrapé
Conditional Perfect
Conditionnel Passé
would have caught
aurais attrapé aurais attrapé aurait attrapé aurions attrapé auriez attrapé auraient attrapé
Imperative
Imperatif
catch!
attrape attrapons attrapez

Present Indicative Tense conjugations of attraper the French for catch
présent de l’indicatif

j’attrape
- I catch
tu attrapes
- you catch - (familiar or informal)
il, elle, on attrape
- he, she, it, one catches
nous attrapons
- we catch
vous attrapez
- you catch (formal or plural)
ils, elles attrapent
- they catch

Imperfect Indicative Tense conjugations of attraper, the French for catch
imparfait de l’indicatif

j’attrapais
- I caught
- I was catching
tu attrapais
- you caught- (familiar or informal)
- you were catching
il, elle, on attrapait
- he, she, it, one caught
- he, she, it, one was catching
nous attrapions
- we caught
- we were catching
vous attrapiez
- you caught- (formal or plural)
- you were catching
ils, elles attrapaient
- they caught
- they were catching

Simple Past or Past Definite Tense conjugations of attraper, the French for catch
passé simple

j’attrapai
- I caught
tu attrapas
- you caught- (familiar or informal)
il, elle, on attrapa
- he, she, it, one caught
nous attrapâmes
- we caught
vous attrapâtes
- you caught- (formal or plural)
ils, elles attrapèrent
they caught
(The passé simple tense is mainly used in literature and books, and is rarely used in spoken French language).

Future Tense conjugations of attraper, the French for catch
futur

j’attraperai
- I will catch
tu attraperas
- you will catch (familiar or informal)
il, elle, on attrapera
- he, she, it, one will catch
nous attraperons
- we will catch
vous attraperez
- you will catch (formal or plural)
ils, elles attraperont
- they will catch

Conditional Tense conjugations of attraper, the French for catch
conditionnel

j’attraperais
- I would catch
tu attraperais
- you would catch (familiar or informal)
il, elle, on attraperait
- he, she, it, one would catch
nous attraperions
- we would catch
vous attraperiez
- you would catch (formal or plural)
ils, elles attraperaient
- they would catch

Present Subjunctive Tense conjugations of attraper, the French for catch
présent de subjonctif

que j’attrape
- that I may catch
que tu attrapes
- that you may catch(familiar or informal)
qu’il, qu’elle, qu’on attrape
- that he, she, it, one may catch
que nous attrapions
- that we may catch
que vous attrapiez
- that you may catch(formal or plural)
qu’ils, qu’elles attrapent
- that they may catch

The Four Compound Tenses of the French for verb attraper - the verb ‘to catch’ in French

Past Participle of attraper is:
attrapé -caught.

The past participle is very important as it forms the various compound tenses, four of which are used in modern French conversation and writing. Check out the tenses in the tables below.
  • I have caught
  • you had caught
  • he will have caught
  • we would have caught

Compound Past, Present Perfect or Past Indefinite Tense conjugations of attraper - French for catch
passé composé

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

Past Perfect Indicative or Pluperfect Tense conjugations of attraper - catch in French
plus-que-parfait de l’indicatif

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

Future Perfect or Future Anterior Tense conjugations of attraper, the French for catch
futur antérieur

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

Conditional Perfect Tense conjugations of attraper, the French for catch
conditionnel passé

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

Imperative Tense conjugations of attraper, the French for catch
impératif

attrape
- catch!
attrapons
- let’s catch!
attrapez
- catch!

Present Participle of attraper

attrapant - catching

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