Obtenir is a French irregular verb meaning to get. Obtenir appears on the 100 Most Used French Verbs Poster as the 41st most used irregular verb.
Obtenir Conjugation: Present Tense
*Irregular forms in bold.
Obtenir Passé Composé
The passé composé of Obtenir is formed by combining the auxiliary verb avoir with the past participle obtenu.
Obtenir Participe Présent
The participe présent of Obtenir is obtenant.
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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