Poder Conjugation - Conjugate Poder in Portuguese


Poder is a Portuguese irregular verb meaning can, to be able to. Poder appears on the 100 Most Used Portuguese Verbs Poster as the 19th most used irregular verb.

Poder Conjugation: Present Tense

eu posso
tu podes
ele/ela pode
nós podemos
vós podeis
eles/elas podem

*Irregular forms in bold.

Poder Particípio

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

Poder Gerúndio

The gerúndio of Poder is podendo.

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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