Acabar is a Portuguese regular ar verb meaning to end, to finish. Acabar appears on the 100 Most Used Portuguese Verbs Poster as the 14th most used regular ar verb.
Acabar Conjugation: Present Tense
The particípio of Acabar is acabado. The present perfect tense is formed by combining the auxiliary verb ter with the particípio.
The gerúndio of Acabar is acabando.
Regular vs. Irregular Verbs
A verb is called a regular verb when its conjugation follows a typical pattern. A verb which does not follow these patterns exactly is called an irregular verb. In Portuguese, the 3 regular patterns are for verbs ending in ar, er, and ir.
Portuguese Conjugation Chart
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