Conter Conjugation - Conjugate Conter in Portuguese


Conter is a Portuguese irregular verb meaning to contain, to have. Conter appears on the 100 Most Used Portuguese Verbs Poster as the 15th most used irregular verb.

Conter Conjugation: Present Tense

eu contenho
tu conténs
ele/ela contém
nós contemos
vós contedes
eles/elas contêm

*Irregular forms in bold.

Conter Particípio

The particípio of Conter is contido. The present perfect tense is formed by combining the auxiliary verb ter with the particípio.

Conter Gerúndio

The gerúndio of Conter is contendo.

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 Regular Verb Conjugation Chart

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