Spanish Grammar Present Indicative Regular -ar Verbs
Regular verbs follow predictable patterns. Let's consider the present tense of a regular "ar" verb. To determine the correct forms of a verb, we start with its infinitive form. The infinitive form of the verb meaning (to walk) in Spanish is
Take off the -
caminar - ar = camin
Now we add on one of the present tense endings:
camin + (ending) --> camino, caminas, camina, caminamos, caminan
Let's look at some example sentences using the regular "ar" verb, caminar:
Yo camino al restaurante para cenar.
I'm walking to the restaurant to have dinner.
El camina varias veces al dia.
He walks several times a day.
Nosotros también caminamos.
We also walk.
Present tense sentences with camino
Present tense sentences with caminas
Present tense sentences with camina
Present tense sentences with caminamos
Present tense sentences with caminan