Bater is a Portuguese regular er verb meaning to hit, to knock. Bater appears on the 100 Most Used Portuguese Verbs Poster as the 8th most used regular er verb.
Bater Conjugation: Present Tense
The particípio of Bater is batido. The present perfect tense is formed by combining the auxiliary verb ter with the particípio.
The gerúndio of Bater is batendo.
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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