Comer is a Spanish verb meaning to eat. Comer is conjugated as a regular er verb in the preterite tense. Comer appears on the 100 Most Used Spanish Preterite Tense Verbs Poster as the 7th most used regular er verb.
For the present tense conjugation, go to Comer Conjugation - Present Tense.
Comer Conjugation: Preterite Tense
The participio of Comer is comido. The present perfect tense is formed by combining the auxiliary verb haber with the participio.
Comer Imperfect Root
The imperfect root of Comer is comía. The imperfect tense is rarely irregular and can be easily conjugated from this form, which is the yo, and él/ella conjugation.
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 Spanish Preterite Tense, the 3 regular patterns are for verbs ending in ar, er, and ir.
Spanish Preterite Tense Conjugation Chart
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