Ler Conjugation - Conjugate Ler in Portuguese


Ler is a Portuguese irregular verb meaning to read. Ler appears on the 100 Most Used Portuguese Verbs Poster as the 10th most used irregular verb.

Ler Conjugation: Present Tense

eu leio
tu lês
ele/ela
nós lemos
vós ledes
eles/elas leem

*Irregular forms in bold.

Ler Particípio

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

Ler Gerúndio

The gerúndio of Ler is lendo.

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

Portuguese Conjugation Chart

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