Essential Verbs

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to accept

accepter

to admire

admirer

to advise

conseiller

to permit

permettre

to answer

répondre

to arrive

arriver

to ask

demander

to attend

assister à

to be

être

to be able to

pouvoir

to become bored

s'ennuyer

to be born

naître

to become

devenir

to begin

commencer

to believe

croire

to blush

rougir

to borrow

emprunter

to break

casser

to breathe

respirer

to bring (a thing)

apporter

to brush

brosser

to burn

brûler

to buy

acheter

to call

appeler

to calm

calmer

to check

vérifier

to choose

choisir

to comb

peigner

to come

venir

to come back

revenir

to pass

passer

to enter

entrer (dans)

to compare

comparer

to continue

continuer

to cough

tousser

to count

compter

to cry (tears)

pleurer

to cut

couper

to demand

exiger

to describe

décrire

to destroy

détruire

to detest

détester

to die

mourir

to disappear

disparaître

to disobey

désobéir

to divorce

divorcer

to do, to make

faire

to draw

dessiner

to drink

boire

to dry off

secher

to eat

manger

to instruct

instruire

to erase

effacer

to examine

examiner

to explain

expliquer

to fall

tomber

to fall asleep

s'endormir

to fill

remplir

to finish

finir

to fly

voler

to follow

suivre

to forget

oublier

to freeze

geler

to gain weight

grossir

to get up

se lever

to give

donner

to give back

rendre

to go

aller

to return (to a place)

retourner

to go down

descendre

to go out

sortir

to go up

monter

to grow up

grandir

to happen,to arrive

arriver

to have

avoir

to heat

chauffer

to help

aider

to hope

espérer

to hurt

blesser

to identify

identifier

to inform (oneself of something)

se renseigner

to invite

inviter

it is necessary

il faut

to kiss

embrasser

to know someone

connaître

to know something

savoir

to learn

apprendre

to leave, to depart

partir

to lend

prêter

to like

aimer bien

to listen

écouter

to look at

regarder

to look for

chercher

to look onto

donner sur

to lose

perdre

to lose weight

maigrir

to love

aimer

to lower

baisser

to mark

marquer

to meet

rencontrer

to be mistaken

se tromper

to mix

mélanger

must, to have to

devoir

to note, to remark

noter, constater, remarquer

to obey

obéir

to observe

observer

to obtain

obtenir

to offer

offrir

to open

ouvrir

to owe

devoir

to paint

peindre

to pass by

passer

to pay

payer

to permit

permettre

to phone

téléphoner

to play

jouer

to pollute

polluer

to prefer

préférer

to prepare

préparer

to present

présenter

to produce

produire

to promise

promettre

to punish

punir

to push

pousser

to put

mettre

to rain

pleuvoir

to read

lire

to refuse

refuser

to recognize

reconnaître

to remember`(Synonyme: se souvenir)

se rappeler

to remember (Synonyme: se rappeler)

se souvenir

to rent

louer

to repeat

répéter

to require

exiger

to reserve

réserver

to reside

habiter

to rest

se reposer

to roll

rouler

to save, to economize

économiser

to say

dire

to seem

sembler

to sell

vendre

to send

envoyer

to separate

séparer

to serve

servir

to share

partager

to shave

raser, se raser

to show

montrer

to sleep

dormir

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