Spanish Verb Conjugation - contestar  

Spanish Verb Conjugation
Spanish Verb: contestar     
English Translation:
to answer





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Notes: Regular.

Indicative

  inglés yo él/ella/usted nosotros/-as vosotros/-as ellos/ellas/ustedes
Present I answer, am answering contesto contestas contesta contestamos contestáis contestan
Present Perfect I have answered he contestado has contestado ha contestado hemos contestado habéis contestado han contestado
Imperfect I was answering, used to answer, answered contestaba contestabas contestaba contestábamos contestabais contestaban
Preterite I answered contesté contestaste contestó contestamos contestasteis contestaron
Past Perfect - Pluperfect I had answered había contestado habías contestado había contestado habíamos contestado habíais contestado habían contestado
Future I will answer contestaré contestarás contestará contestaremos contestaréis contestarán
Future Perfect I will have answered habré contestado habrás contestado habrá contestado habremos contestado habréis contestado habrán contestado
Conditional I would answer contestaría contestarías contestaría contestaríamos contestaríais contestarían
Conditional Perfect I would have answered habría contestado habrías contestado habría contestado habríamos contestado habríais contestado habrían contestado
Preterite Perfect I had answered hube contestado hubiste contestado hubo contestado hubimos contestado hubisteis contestado hubieron contestado

Subjunctive

  inglés yo él/ella/usted nosotros/-as vosotros/-as ellos/ellas/ustedes
Present I answer, am answering conteste contestes conteste contestemos contestéis contesten
Present Perfect I have answered, answered haya contestado hayas contestado haya contestado hayamos contestado hayáis contestado hayan contestado
Imperfect I answered, was answering contestara
OR
contestase
contestaras
OR
contestases
contestara
OR
contestase
contestáramos
OR
contestásemos
contestarais
OR
contestaseis
contestaran
OR
contestasen.
Past Perfect - Pluperfect I had answered hubiera contestado
OR
hubiese contestado
hubieras contestado
OR
hubieses contestado
hubiera contestado
OR
hubiese contestado
hubiéramos contestado
OR
hubiésemos contestado
hubierais contestado
OR
hubieseis contestado
hubieran contestado
OR
hubiesen contestado.
Future I will answer contestare contestares contestare contestáremos contestareis contestaren
Future Perfect I will have answered hubiere contestado hubieres contestado hubiere contestado hubiéremos contestado hubiereis contestado hubieren contestado

Imperative

  inglés yo él/ella/usted nosotros/-as vosotros/-as ellos/ellas/ustedes
Affirmative Imperative Answer!   contesta conteste contestemos contestad contesten
Negative Commands Don't answer!   no contestes no conteste no contestemos no contestéis no contesten

Other Forms

Present Participle answering contestando
Past Participle answered contestado
This verb table is based upon the work of Professor Fred Jehle of Indiana-Purdue University. The verb tables can be found at http://users.ipfw.edu/JEHLE/VERBLIST.HTM



Translated sentences containing 'contestar'

No me contestes con un dicho.
Don't answer me with a saying.
Juan contestó la pregunta.
John answered the question.
Nosotros contestamos la pregunta.
We answered the question.
Ella habría contestado la carta pero se le perdió.
She would have answered the letter, but she lost it.
¿Por qué te habrá contestado el Sr. Ortega como si no supiera nada del asunto?
I wonder why Mr. Ortega answered you as if he didn't know anything about the matter.
¿Te ha contestado el Sr. Ortega?
Did Mr. Ortega replied to you?
Le contestó que no lo había visto.
He answered that he hadn't seen it.
María no podía contestar porque no sabía que quería el profesor.
María couldn't answer because she didn't know that the teacher wanted.
Yo contesté la pregunta.
I answered (contestar) the question (la pregunta).
¿Contestaste la pregunta?
Did you answer the question?
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