Daily Verb Lesson: French for confuse is confondre

The French for confuse is the regular -RE verb confondre.
To remember this, imagine the CON is CONFOUNDED and confused by the MISTAKE!
Confondre can also mean: to confound, to mix up, to mistake; to stagger.
Related words include:
  - se confondre (vr) : to become confused; to merge; to coincide.
  - confondant (adj) : staggering.
  - confondre qqch/qqn avec qqch/qqn : to confuse something/someone with.
Most verbs ending in -dre are conjugated in this way such as : confondre, détendre, entendre, étendre, fendre, pendre, prétendre, tendre, tondre, tordre. Exception: prendre (to take) and its compounds.
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           to confuse : confondre
Imagine the CON is CONFOUNDED and confused
by the mistake!
Simple Tenses confondre    Present Participle: confondant

confonds confonds confond confondons confondez confondent
Past Imperfect
confondais confondais confondait confondions confondiez confondaient
Simple Past
Passé Simple

confondis confondis confondit confondîmes confondîtes confondirent

will confuse
confondrai confondras confondra confondrons confondrez confondront

would confuse
confondrais confondrais confondrait confondrions confondriez confondraient
Present Subjunctive

may confuse
confonde confondes confonde confondions confondiez confondent
Compound Tenses confondre     Past Participle: confondu
Present Perfect
Passé Composé

have confused
ai confondu as confondu a confondu avons confondu avez confondu ont confondu
Past Perfect

had confused
avais confondu avais confondu avait confondu avions confondu aviez confondu avaient confondu
Future Perfect
Futur Antérieur

will have confused
aurai confondu auras confondu aura confondu aurons confondu aurez confondu auront confondu
Conditional Perfect
Conditionnel Passé

would have confused
aurais confondu aurais confondu aurait confondu aurions confondu auriez confondu auraient confondu

confonds ! confondons ! confondez !
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