Courir is a French irregular verb meaning to run. Courir appears on the 100 Most Used French Verbs Poster as the 47th most used irregular verb.
Courir Conjugation: Present Tense
*Irregular forms in bold.
Courir Passé Composé
The passé composé of Courir is formed by combining the auxiliary verb avoir with the past participle couru.
Courir Participe Présent
The participe présent of Courir is courant.
Regular vs. Irregular Verbs
A verb is called a regular verb when its conjugation follows a typical pattern. A verb which does not follow these patterns exactly is called an irregular verb. In French, the 3 regular patterns are for verbs ending in er, re, and ir.
French Conjugation Chart
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