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Does avoir besoin que need the subjunctive?

Verbs, expressions, and conjunctions that require the French subjunctive

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Yes, avoir besoin requires the subjunctive:

J'ai besoin qu'il vienne.
I need him to come.

Je n'ai pas besoin qu'il vienne.
I don't need him to come.

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