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SINGULAR.
I receive, I do receive, or am receiving, je reçois,
Thou receivest, tu reçois.
He or she receives, il ou elle reçoit.
One, any body, &c, receives, on 'reçoit.

PLURAL.
We receive, nous recevons.
You receive, vous recevez.
They receive, ils ou elles reçoivent.
People, we, they, &c. receive, on reçoit.

PRESENT ANTERIOR, OR IMPERFECT,

SINGULAR.
I did receive, or
I was receiving,

je recerais.
Thou didst receive, tu recevais.
He did receive, il recevait.

PLURAL.
We did receive, nous recevions.
You did receive, vous receviez.
They did receive, ils recevaient.

PRESENT ANTERIOR PERIODICAL, OR PRETERITE.

SINGULAR.

I received, je reçus.
Thou receivedst, tu reçus.
He received, il reçut.

PLURAL.
We received, nous reçúmes.
You received, vous reçútes.
They received, ils reçurent.

PRESENT POSTERIOR, OR FUTURE.

SINGULAR.
I shall or will receive, je recevrai.
Thou shalt receive, tu recevras.
He shall receive, il recevra.

PLURAL.
We shall receive, nous recevrons.
You shall receive, vous recevrez.
They shall receive, ils recevront.

PAST, OR COMPOUND OF THE PRESENT.

I have received, j'ai reçu, &c. PAST ANTERIOR, OR COMPOUND OF THE IMPERFECT.

I had received, j'avais reçu, &c.
PAST ANTERIOR PERIODICAL, OR COMPOUND OF THE

PRETERITE.
I had received, j'eus reçu, &c.

PAST POSTERIOR, OR COMPOUND OF THE FUTURE.

I shall have received, j'aurai reçu, &c.

PAST JUST ELAPSED.

I have just received, je viens de recevoir, &c.

FUTURE INDEFINITE.
I am to receive, je dois recevoir, &c.

INSTANT FUTURE.

I am going to receive, je vais recevoir, &c.

IMPERATIVE.
Receive (thou,) reçois.
Let us receive, recevons.
Receive, recevez.

CONDITIONAL.

SINGULAR.
I should, &c. receive, je recevrais.
Thou shouldst receive, tu recetrais.
He should receive, il recevrait.

PLURAL.
We should receive, nous recevrions.
You should receive, vous recevriez.
They should receive, ils recevraient.
PAST, OR COMPOUND OF THE PRESENT.
I should have received, j'aurais reçu, &c.

SUBJUNCTIVE.

PRESENT.

SINGULAR.
That I may receive, que je reçoive.
That thou mayst receive, que tu reçoives.
That he may receive, qu'il reçoive.

PLURAL.
That we may receive, que nous recevions.
That you may receive, que vous receviez.
That they may receive, qu'ils reçoivent.

PRESENT ANTERIOR, OR IMPERFECT.

SINGULAR. That I might

Que je reçusse. That thou miglitst receive, Que tu reçusses. That he inight

Qu'il reçut.

That we might?
That you might receive,
That they might

PLURAL.

Que nous reçussions.
Que vous reçussiez.
Qu'ils reçussent.

PAST, OR COMPOUND OF THE PRESENT,
That I may have received, que j'aie reçu, &c.

PAST ANTERIOR, OR COMPOUND OF THE IMPERFECT.

That I might have received, que j'eusse reçu, &c. N. B. The Scholar will exercise himself in conjugating the verb devoir, which is also an auxiliary in the French conjugation, as may have been poticed.

THE FOLLOWING VERBS

tell me.

ARE CONJUGATED LIKE RECEVOIR.
Apercevoir. Je l'ai aperçue le premier.
To perceive.

I perceived her first,
Concevoir. Je ne conçois pas ce que vous me dites.
To conceive. I do not conceive (or understand) what you
Décevoir. Ses espérances ont été déçues.
To deceive, to His hopes have been disappointed.

disappoint. Devoir.

Il doit beaucoup d'argent à ses créanciers.

He owes a great deal of money to his creditors. Devoir.

Tout citoyen doit obéir aux lois de son pays.
To be obliged. Every citizen is obliged (or ought) to obey the laws

of his country.
Redevoir. Il nous redoit environ cinq cents piastres.
To owe still. He still owes us about five hundred piasters,
Percevoir. Il est préposé pour percevoir les taxes.
To gatlier.
To collect.

He is appointed to collect the taxes,

To owe.

The irregular verb falloir occurs so frequently in speech, that we give here its conjugation.

CONJUGATION OF THE VERB
FALLOIR, TO BE NECESSARY, NEEDFUL, OR

REQUISITE; VIZ.

INFINITIVE.

PRESENT.

To be necessary, falloir.

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PRESENT ANTERIOR PERIODICAL, OR PRETERITE.

It was necessary, il fallut.

PRESENT POSTERIOR, OR FUTURE.

It will be necessary, il faudra.

PAST, OR COMPOUND OF THE PRESENT.

It has been necessary, il a fallu.
PAST POSTERIOR, OR COMPOUND OF THE FUTURE.

It will have been necessary, il aura fallu.

CONDITIONAL.

PRESENT
It should be necessary, il faudrait.

PAST.

It should have been necessary, il aurait fallu.

SUBJUNCTIVE.

PRESENT.

That it may be necessary, qu'il faille.

PRESENT ANTERIOR, OR IMPERFECT.

That it might be necessary, qu'il fallút.

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