100 Most Common French Verbs

This is a good place for beginners to find the most common French verbs to learn. The order of the list is an approximation based on a variety of sources.

For more verbs, all with full conjugations, see the full list of French verbs

Irregular verbs are in red


No. Verb English
76 sortir to go out, to leave, to exit, to come out Conjugate
77 reprendre to resume, to recover, to take back Conjugate
78 mener to lead, to conduct Conjugate
79 appartenir to belong, to concern Conjugate
80 risquer to risk Conjugate
81 concerner to concern, to affect Conjugate
82 apprendre to learn, to teach, to hear of Conjugate
83 rencontrer to meet, to encounter Conjugate
84 créer to create, to build Conjugate
85 obtenir to obtain, to get Conjugate
86 chercher to look for, to seek Conjugate
87 entrer to enter, to go into Conjugate
88 proposer to suggest, to propose, to offer Conjugate
89 apporter to bring, to cause Conjugate
90 utiliser to use, to employ Conjugate
91 atteindre to reach, to attain, to achieve Conjugate
92 tenter to tempt Conjugate
93 importer to import, to matter Conjugate
94 ajouter to add Conjugate
95 produire to produce Conjugate
96 préparer to prepare (something), to make Conjugate
97 relever to raise, to stand up, to pick up Conjugate
98 écrire to write Conjugate
99 défendre to defend, to stand up for, to forbid Conjugate
100 tirer to pull, to draw (curtains, sword), to fire (gun), to print Conjugate

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