Falloir – to be necessary

French Verb Conjugations

  Present Imperfect Future Conditional Subjunctive Imperfect subj.
il faut fallait faudra faudrait faille fallût
  Passé composé Past perfect Future perfect Past conditional Past subjunctive Pluperfect subj.
il a fallu avait fallu aura fallu aurait fallu ait fallu eût fallu
  Passé simple Past anterior Imperative Participles  
il fallit eut fallu     n/a   Present n/a
              Past fallu
        Past imperative   Perfect ayant fallu
            Past infinitive
              avoir fallu

  Falloir is an irregular -ir verb and an impersonal verb.


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