About the Game:Portuguese ER Verb Conjugation - Simple Present is a learning game made for the basic learners of Portuguese language. This game is very useful to understand the Portuguese verbs conjugation ending in IR in present simple. By playing this game, you can understand the use of verbs with different pronouns. Playing a little bit for couple of days will boost up your Portuguese language communication skill.
How to play?1. Click on Start button to start the game.
2. On the top, a verb will appear.
3. There are five different pronoun options. Match that verb with the correct option and click on the relative yellow circle with arrow.
4. If answer is correct, there will be the green color background and score will be increased by 1.
5. If answer is not correct, there will be red background color.
6. After filling all five forms of verbs, the next verb will appear.
7. Repeat the same process.
In Portuguese language, there are basically four types of verbs. Irregular verbs , and the rest three are regular verbs ending in ar, er and ir. Almost 99 percent of verbs are regular and they end with either ar, er or ir. To conjugate them with the pronouns all regular verbs have their own easy rule. Here we are talking about all the regular verbs ending in ER to conjugate in simple present tense.
verb VENDER (To sell);To conjugate them with pronouns first just remove the last ER. Here in this case, if we remove ER, the base is VEND. And, then add 'o' with pronoun Eu (I).
Eu vendo (I sell).
Its simple. Lets see the conjugation rules to all pronouns.
Lets see this with all prononus.In base verb VENDER if we remove ER , the base to conjugation is VEND .
Eu vendo. (add o) I sell.
Tu vendes. (add es) You sell. (informal)
Você vende. (add e) You sell. (formal)
Ele/Ela vende. (add e) He/She sells.
Eles/Elas vendem. (add em) They sell.
Nós vendemos (add emos) We sell.
In Portuguese Tu or Você both means YOU. Normally in European Portuguese Tu is used more often and in Brasil Você is used more. Basically Tu is informal and Você is a formal way to say YOU.
ER verbs conjugation is little bit tricky in comparison with AR verbs. Some of the ER verbs that ending in CER. For example:
Here while conjugate with EU, we do the same but instead of using CO, we use ÇO.
40 Basic ER verbs in Portuguese
These are the 40 basic ER verbs in Portuguese and their meaning in English