Intermediate #53 French Il vaut mieux que and Il faut que

Intermediate #53 French Il vaut mieux que and Il faut que

Learn how to use French verbs valoir and falloir my friend.

Intermediate #53 French Il vaut mieux que and Il faut que

Il vaut mieux que tu ailles faire les courses ce matin plutôt que ce soir.

It is better that you go shopping this morning rather than tonight.


To be worth


je vaux

tu vaux

il vaut

nous valons

vous valez

ils valent


je valais

tu valais

il valait

nous valions

vous valiez

ils valaient

Il vaudra mieux lui dire demain plutôt que de lui cacher la vérité.

It will be better to tell him tomorrow rather than to hide the truth from him.

Il faut que tu lises plus de livres si tu veux améliorer tes connaissances et ta liberté.

You need to read more books if you want to improve your knowledge and freedom.


should, must


il faut


il fallait

Futur simple

il faudra

Passé composé

il a fallu


il avait fallu


il faudrait


qu’il faille

Il lui a fallu plusieurs essais avant de réussir à escalader cette falaise.

It took him several tries before he managed to climb this cliff.

Published by Claire SAMUEL

My name is Claire and my mission is to teach you French with a smile my friend!

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