Tentar Conjugation - Conjugate Tentar in Portuguese


Tentar is a Portuguese regular ar verb meaning to try. Tentar appears on the 100 Most Used Portuguese Verbs Poster as the 22nd most used regular ar verb.

Tentar Conjugation: Present Tense

eu tento
tu tentas
ele/ela tenta
nós tentamos
vós tentais
eles/elas tentam

Tentar Particípio

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

Tentar Gerúndio

The gerúndio of Tentar is tentando.

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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