The French for joke is the verb plaisanter

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    French for joke is the regular ER verb plaisanter, shown here in all its tenses and conjugations that are used in contemporary French.

     

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    The 6 Simple Tenses of the conjugated verb plaisanter - French for joke

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    Here you’ll learn the conjugations of plaisanter, which is French for joke.
    • I joke.
    • you joked.
    • he will joke.
    • we would joke.
    • they may joke.

    The Verb Conjugation Tables below for plaisanter, enable you to practise your French verb drills both by PRONOUN (vertically), and by TENSE (horizontally). Repeat the process again and again for best results.
  • VERB CONJUGATION TABLE plaisanter
    Simple Tenses plaisanter
    TENSE
    je/j’
    tu
    il
    nous
    vous
    ils
    Present
    Présent

    joke
    plaisante plaisantes plaisante plaisantons plaisantez plaisantent
    Past Imperfect
    Imparfait
    joked
    plaisantais plaisantais plaisantait plaisantions plaisantiez plaisantaient
    Simple Past
    Passé Simple

    joked
    plaisantai plaisantas plaisanta plaisantâmes plaisantâtes plaisantèrent
    Future
    Futur

    will joke
    plaisanterai plaisanteras plaisantera plaisanterons plaisanterez plaisanteront
    Conditional
    Conditionnel

    would joke
    plaisanterais plaisanterais plaisanterait plaisanterions plaisanteriez plaisanteraient
    Subjunctive
    Subjonctif

    may joke
    plaisante plaisantes plaisante plaisantions plaisantiez plaisantent
    Compound Tenses plaisanter
    Present Perfect
    Passé Composé

    have joked
    ai plaisanté as plaisanté a plaisanté avons plaisanté avez plaisanté ont plaisanté
    Past Perfect
    Plus-que-Parfait

    had joked
    avais plaisanté avais plaisanté avait plaisanté avions plaisanté aviez plaisanté avaient plaisanté
    Future Perfect
    Futur Antérieur

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

    would have joked
    aurais plaisanté aurais plaisanté aurait plaisanté aurions plaisanté auriez plaisanté auraient plaisanté
    Imperative
    Imperatif

    joke!
    plaisante plaisantons plaisantez

    Present Indicative Tense conjugations of plaisanter the French for joke
    présent de l’indicatif

    je plaisante
    - I joke
    tu plaisantes
    - you joke - (familiar or informal)
    il, elle, on plaisante
    - he, she, it, one jokes
    nous plaisantons
    - we joke
    vous plaisantez
    - you joke (formal or plural)
    ils, elles plaisantent
    - they joke

    Imperfect Indicative Tense conjugations of plaisanter, the French for joke
    imparfait de l’indicatif

    je plaisantais
    - I joked
    - I was joking
    tu plaisantais
    - you joked- (familiar or informal)
    - you were joking
    il, elle, on plaisantait
    - he, she, it, one joked
    - he, she, it, one was joking
    nous plaisantions
    - we joked
    - we were joking
    vous plaisantiez
    - you joked- (formal or plural)
    - you were joking
    ils, elles plaisantaient
    - they joked
    - they were joking

    Simple Past or Past Definite Tense conjugations of plaisanter, the French for joke
    passé simple

    je plaisantai
    - I joked
    tu plaisantas
    - you joked- (familiar or informal)
    il, elle, on plaisanta
    - he, she, it, one joked
    nous plaisantâmes
    - we joked
    vous plaisantâtes
    - you joked- (formal or plural)
    ils, elles plaisantèrent
    they joked
    (The passé simple tense is mainly used in literature and books, and is rarely used in spoken French language).

    Future Tense conjugations of plaisanter, the French for joke
    futur

    je plaisanterai
    - I will joke
    tu plaisanteras
    - you will joke (familiar or informal)
    il, elle, on plaisantera
    - he, she, it, one will joke
    nous plaisanterons
    - we will joke
    vous plaisanterez
    - you will joke (formal or plural)
    ils, elles plaisanteront
    - they will joke

    Conditional Tense conjugations of plaisanter, the French for joke
    conditionnel

    je plaisanterais
    - I would joke
    tu plaisanterais
    - you would joke (familiar or informal)
    il, elle, on plaisanterait
    - he, she, it, one would joke
    nous plaisanterions
    - we would joke
    vous plaisanteriez
    - you would joke (formal or plural)
    ils, elles plaisanteraient
    - they would joke

    Present Subjunctive Tense conjugations of plaisanter, the French for joke
    présent de subjonctif

    que je plaisante
    - that I may joke
    que tu plaisantes
    - that you may joke(familiar or informal)
    qu’il, qu’elle, qu’on plaisante
    - that he, she, it, one may joke
    que nous plaisantions
    - that we may joke
    que vous plaisantiez
    - that you may joke(formal or plural)
    qu’ils, qu’elles plaisantent
    - that they may joke

    The Four Compound Tenses of the French for verb plaisanter - the verb ‘to joke’ in French

    Past Participle of plaisanter is:
    plaisanté -joked.

    Because the past participle is used with the various tenses of the verb - to have - avoir, to construct the four main compound tenses, its importance is highlighted. Once you have mastered avoir, you have mastered the key to constructing compound verbs in French.
    • I have joked
    • you had joked
    • he will have joked
    • we would have joked

    Compound Past, Present Perfect or Past Indefinite Tense conjugations of plaisanter - French for joke
    passé composé

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

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

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

    Future Perfect or Future Anterior Tense conjugations of plaisanter, the French for joke
    futur antérieur

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

    Conditional Perfect Tense conjugations of plaisanter, the French for joke
    conditionnel passé

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

    Imperative Tense conjugations of plaisanter, the French for joke
    impératif

    plaisante
    - joke!
    plaisantons
    - let’s joke!
    plaisantez
    - joke!

    Present Participle of plaisanter

    plaisantant - joking

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