Esperar is a Spanish regular ar verb meaning to wait, to hope. Esperar appears on the 100 Most Used Spanish Verbs Poster as the 6th most used regular ar verb.
For the preterite tense conjugation, go to Esperar Preterite Tense Conjugation.
Esperar Conjugation: Present Tense
The participio of Esperar is esperado. The present perfect tense is formed by combining the auxiliary verb haber with the participio.
The gerundio of Esperar is esperando. The present continuous tense is formed by combining the auxiliary verb Estar with the gerundio.
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, the 3 regular patterns are for verbs ending in ar, er, and ir.
Spanish Conjugation Chart
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