Construir is a Portuguese irregular verb meaning to build. Construir appears on the 100 Most Used Portuguese Verbs Poster as the 52nd most used irregular verb.
Construir Conjugation: Present Tense
*Irregular forms in bold.
The particípio of Construir is construído. The present perfect tense is formed by combining the auxiliary verb ter with the particípio.
The gerúndio of Construir is construindo.
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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