Couvrir is a French irregular verb meaning to cover. Couvrir appears on the 100 Most Used French Verbs Poster as the 31st most used irregular verb.
Couvrir Conjugation: Present Tense
*Irregular forms in bold.
Couvrir Passé Composé
The passé composé of Couvrir is formed by combining the auxiliary verb avoir with the past participle couvert.
Couvrir Participe Présent
The participe présent of Couvrir is couvrant.
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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