Conditional Exercises

August 13, 2015

THE CONDITIONAL

This worksheet, by Any Holland, offers several exercises to practice the conditional tense. A decent knowledge of vocab is required. The word doc version of the worksheet, and answers, are attached.

Match up the phrases to make sense: si je gagnais au loto…


1. J’achèterais                                         mon argent à la banque


2. Je ferais                                              du caviar et du steak tous les jours


3. Je vendrais                                         plus heureux


4. Je vivrais                                            moins de soucis*


5. Je ne travaillerais                               des vêtements de marques


6. Je resterais                                        ma vieille voiture et j’achèterais une Porsche


7. Je mangerais                                     une villa sur la Côte d’Azur


8. Je ne boirais                                      le tour de monde en croisière


9. J’épargnerais                                    dans un bel appartement à Manhatten


10. Je porterais                                     près de la piscine toute la journée


11. Je serais                                         que du Champagne


12. J’aurais                                           plus jamais


Write F for future, C for conditional & I for imperfect for each verb


1 __ j’irai

2 __ il ferait

3 __ je lisais

4 __ je jouais

5 __ je voudrais

6 __ elle sera

7 __ j’écoutais

8 __ mon frère jouerait

9 __ je regarderai

10 __ tu habitais

11 __ j’allais

12 __ on regarderait

13 __ j’aurai

14 __ j’étais

15 __ il y aura

16 __ il faisait

17 __ j’avais

18 __ ma famille irait

19 __ je jouerai

20 __ je serais

21 __ il faisait

22 __ j’écoutais


Is the English translation right or wrong? Write R or W for each one. If it’s wrong, correct it.


1. Je le prendrai I’ll take it ____ ___________________________


2. Il faisait du vélo he went cycling ____ ___________________________


3. Je serais célèbre I’d be famous ____ ___________________________


4. Il y avait du monde there were a lot of people ____ ___________________________


5. J’aurais l’argent I’ll have the money ____ ___________________________


6. J’écoutais la radio I was listening to the radio ____ ___________________________


7. Je regardais la télé I’d watch the TV ____ ___________________________


8. On serait riche we were rich ____ ___________________________


9. Il fera beau it was nice weather ____ ___________________________


10. J’aurais le temps I used to have the time ____ ___________________________


How do you say in French?

1. I’d love to buy a new car_______________________________________________________


2. I’d watch TV all day ___________________________________________________________


3. We’d buy loads of** clothes____________________________________________________


4. I’d build*** my own # home ____________________________________________________


5. I’d have lots of friends_________________________________________________________


Vocabulaire: *worries ** plein de *** construire # propre

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