The French for meet is the verb rencontrer

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    French for meet is the regular ER verb rencontrer, viewed thoroughly here in the main French tenses, past, present, future, conditional and subjunctives.

     

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    The 6 Simple Tenses of the conjugated verb rencontrer - French for meet

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    Here you’ll learn the conjugations of rencontrer, which is French for meet.
    • I meet.
    • you met.
    • he will meet.
    • we would meet.
    • they may meet.

    The Verb Conjugation Tables below for rencontrer, lets you to practise your French verb drills both by PRONOUN (vertically), and by TENSE (horizontally). Do these repeatedly and regularly, several times in a week while learning a verb.
  • VERB CONJUGATION TABLE rencontrer
    Simple Tenses rencontrer
    TENSE
    je/j’
    tu
    il
    nous
    vous
    ils
    Present
    Présent

    meet
    rencontre rencontres rencontre rencontrons rencontrez rencontrent
    Past Imperfect
    Imparfait
    met
    rencontrais rencontrais rencontrait rencontrions rencontriez rencontraient
    Simple Past
    Passé Simple

    met
    rencontrai rencontras rencontra rencontrâmes rencontrâtes rencontrèrent
    Future
    Futur

    will meet
    rencontrerai rencontreras rencontrera rencontrerons rencontrerez rencontreront
    Conditional
    Conditionnel

    would meet
    rencontrerais rencontrerais rencontrerait rencontrerions rencontreriez rencontreraient
    Subjunctive
    Subjonctif

    may meet
    rencontre rencontres rencontre rencontrions rencontriez rencontrent
    Compound Tenses rencontrer
    Present Perfect
    Passé Composé

    have met
    ai rencontré as rencontré a rencontré avons rencontré avez rencontré ont rencontré
    Past Perfect
    Plus-que-Parfait

    had met
    avais rencontré avais rencontré avait rencontré avions rencontré aviez rencontré avaient rencontré
    Future Perfect
    Futur Antérieur

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

    would have met
    aurais rencontré aurais rencontré aurait rencontré aurions rencontré auriez rencontré auraient rencontré
    Imperative
    Imperatif

    meet!
    rencontre rencontrons rencontrez

    Present Indicative Tense conjugations of rencontrer the French for meet
    présent de l’indicatif

    je rencontre
    - I meet
    tu rencontres
    - you meet - (familiar or informal)
    il, elle, on rencontre
    - he, she, it, one meets
    nous rencontrons
    - we meet
    vous rencontrez
    - you meet (formal or plural)
    ils, elles rencontrent
    - they meet

    Imperfect Indicative Tense conjugations of rencontrer, the French for meet
    imparfait de l’indicatif

    je rencontrais
    - I met
    - I was meeting
    tu rencontrais
    - you met- (familiar or informal)
    - you were meeting
    il, elle, on rencontrait
    - he, she, it, one met
    - he, she, it, one was meeting
    nous rencontrions
    - we met
    - we were meeting
    vous rencontriez
    - you met- (formal or plural)
    - you were meeting
    ils, elles rencontraient
    - they met
    - they were meeting

    Simple Past or Past Definite Tense conjugations of rencontrer, the French for meet
    passé simple

    je rencontrai
    - I met
    tu rencontras
    - you met- (familiar or informal)
    il, elle, on rencontra
    - he, she, it, one met
    nous rencontrâmes
    - we met
    vous rencontrâtes
    - you met- (formal or plural)
    ils, elles rencontrèrent
    they met
    (The passé simple tense is mainly used in literature and books, and is rarely used in spoken French language).

    Future Tense conjugations of rencontrer, the French for meet
    futur

    je rencontrerai
    - I will meet
    tu rencontreras
    - you will meet (familiar or informal)
    il, elle, on rencontrera
    - he, she, it, one will meet
    nous rencontrerons
    - we will meet
    vous rencontrerez
    - you will meet (formal or plural)
    ils, elles rencontreront
    - they will meet

    Conditional Tense conjugations of rencontrer, the French for meet
    conditionnel

    je rencontrerais
    - I would meet
    tu rencontrerais
    - you would meet (familiar or informal)
    il, elle, on rencontrerait
    - he, she, it, one would meet
    nous rencontrerions
    - we would meet
    vous rencontreriez
    - you would meet (formal or plural)
    ils, elles rencontreraient
    - they would meet

    Present Subjunctive Tense conjugations of rencontrer, the French for meet
    présent de subjonctif

    que je rencontre
    - that I may meet
    que tu rencontres
    - that you may meet(familiar or informal)
    qu’il, qu’elle, qu’on rencontre
    - that he, she, it, one may meet
    que nous rencontrions
    - that we may meet
    que vous rencontriez
    - that you may meet(formal or plural)
    qu’ils, qu’elles rencontrent
    - that they may meet

    The Four Compound Tenses of the French for verb rencontrer - the verb ‘to meet’ in French

    Past Participle of rencontrer is:
    rencontré -met.

    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 met
    • you had met
    • he will have met
    • we would have met

    Compound Past, Present Perfect or Past Indefinite Tense conjugations of rencontrer - French for meet
    passé composé

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

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

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

    Future Perfect or Future Anterior Tense conjugations of rencontrer, the French for meet
    futur antérieur

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

    Conditional Perfect Tense conjugations of rencontrer, the French for meet
    conditionnel passé

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

    Imperative Tense conjugations of rencontrer, the French for meet
    impératif

    rencontre
    - meet!
    rencontrons
    - let’s meet!
    rencontrez
    - meet!

    Present Participle of rencontrer

    rencontrant - meeting

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