Conjugate regular -er and -ir verbs in Le Futur (future tense)

Look at these examples:

Je choisirai ma nouvelle voiture.
I will choose my new car.

Un jour, tu parleras français couramment.
One day, you'll speak French fluently.

Il mangera chinois demain.
He will eat Chinese tomorrow.

Nous volerons dans une heure.
We will fly in one hour.

Vous finirez votre dîner?
Will you finish your dinner?

Les célébrations commenceront dans un instant. 
Celebrations will start in a moment.

To form Le Futur (Simple) of regular -er or -ir verbs, you keep the infinitive form of the verb and then add the following endings-ai, -as, -a, -ons, -ez, -ont 

Verbs like jouer or crier become je jouerai ou je crierai.
Even though we don't pronounce the "e", it is still there as part of the infinitive:

Ils joueront dans la pièce de l'école. 
They will play in the school play.

Je crierai de toutes mes forces.
I'll scream my head off.

See also Conjugate semi-regular -oyer, -ayer, -uyer verbs in Le Futur (future tense)

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choisir


Je choisirai ma nouvelle voiture.
I will choose my new car.


commencer


Les célébrations commenceront dans un instant. 
Celebrations will start in a moment.


crier


Je crierai de toutes mes forces.
I'll scream my head off.


finir


Vous finirez votre dîner?
Will you finish your dinner?


jouer


Ils joueront dans la pièce de l'école. 
They will play in the school play.


manger


Il mangera chinois demain.
He will eat Chinese tomorrow.


parler


Un jour, tu parleras français couramment.
One day, you'll speak French fluently.


voler


Nous volerons dans une heure.
We will fly in one hour.


Q&A

Christopher

Kwiziq community member

19 August 2016

1 reply

My question is with the future and the pronunciation of the

Laura

Kwiziq language super star

23 August 2016

23/08/16

Bonjour Christopher, I'm not quite sure what you're asking - how to pronounce the future? Here's an example: Je parlerai = [zheu par leu ray] You can hear verb conjugations pronounced here: https://progress.lawlessfrench.com/revision/grammar/verbs
Let me take a look at that...