Conjugate devoir in Le Futur (future tense)

The verb devoir in Futur Simple has an irregular stem : devr-

je

devrai

tu

devras

il / elle / on     

devra

nous

devrons  

vous

devrez

ils/elles

devront

To conjugate the irregular verb devoir (to have to) in Futur Simple, you use:

devr- + the following endings: -ai, -as, -a, -ons, -ez, -ont

Look at these examples:

Je devrai changer de vêtements.
I will have to change clothes.

Tu devras être sage.
You will have to behave.

Elle devra tout expliquer.
She will have to explain everything.

Nous devrons déménager.
We will have to move out.

Vous devrez porter un uniforme?
You will have to wear a uniform?

Ils devront faire leurs lits.
They will have to make their beds.

 

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Nous devrons déménager.
We will have to move out.


Elle devra tout expliquer.
She will have to explain everything.


Je devrai changer de vêtements.
I will have to change clothes.


Vous devrez porter un uniforme?
You will have to wear a uniform?


Ils devront faire leurs lits.
They will have to make their beds.


Tu devras être sage.
You will have to behave.



Q&A

John

Kwiziq community member

27 January 2016

1 reply

l'imparfait de devoir, pouvoir et vouloir

Laura

Kwiziq language super star

27 January 2016

27/01/16

Bonjour John, Nearly all French verbs, including devoir, pouvoir, and vouloir, are conjugated in the same way in the imperfect: take the nous present tense and add the endings shown here: https://www.french-test.com/my-languages/french/view/439 So, je devais, je pouvais, je voulais, etc.
Let me take a look at that...