Present Tense(Meaning: action taking place right now.)Verb Endings (regular verbs)
-Ar verbs : o as a amos an

-Er verbs : o es e emos en

-Ir verbs : o es e imos en

How to conjugate a verb:

(yo) Hablar
1. Drop -ar ending. (habl)
2. Check for subject. (yo)
3. Add correct ending to verb (habl)
4. final conjugation: (yo) hablo
*This is the proper way to conjugate all verbs (ar/er/ir).
*Watch the following video to see how to conjugate regular verbs in the Present.








Conjugated Verb Meaning


Yo Hablo - I talk, I do talk, I am talking, do I talk ?
Hablas - you talk, you do talk, do you talk?, you are talking
él Habla- he talking, he does talk, he is talking, does he talk?
ella Habla- she talks, she does talk, she is talking, does she talk
Uds. Habla- you talk, you do talk, do you talk
nosotros Hablamos- we talk, we do talk, do we talk, we are talking
ellos Hablan- they talk, they do talk, do they talk?
ellas Hablan - they talk, they do talk, do they talk
Uds. Hablan- you(all) talk, you (all) do talk, you (all) are talking, do you (all) talk



Common Irregular Verbs

Ser (to be) :soy eres es somos son

Estar (to be) : estoy estás está estamos están

Tener (to have): tengo(I have)- tienes(you have/Do you have)- tiene(he/she/you have)- tenemos(we have)- tienen(they have)

*Tener que + verb (infinitive) = "to have to (verb)"*


Ir (to go) : voy(i go)- vas(you go/are you going)- va(he/she/you goes)- vamos(we go)- van(they go)

Querer (to want): quiero quieres quieres queremos quieren

Decir (to say/tell): digo dices dice decimos dicen

Poner (to put/place): pongo pones pone ponemos ponen

Poder (can/ able to): puedo puedes puede podemos pueden**