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Conjugation of the Portuguese Verb 'cavar'

Participles

pastpresent
cavadocavando
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Indicative Tenses

preterite
eu caveinós cavámos
tu cavastevós cavastes
ele cavoueles cavaram
past imperfect
eu cavavanós cavávamos
tu cavavasvós caváveis
ele cavavaeles cavavam
past pluperfect
eu cavaranós caváramos
tu cavarasvós caváreis
ele cavaraeles cavaram

Indicative Tenses

present
eu cavonós cavamos
tu cavasvós cavais
ele cavaeles cavam
future
eu cavareinós cavaremos
tu cavarásvós cavareis
ele cavaráeles cavarão
imperative
cavemos nós
cava tucavai vós
cave elecavem eles
conditional
eu cavarianós cavaríamos
tu cavariasvós cavaríeis
ele cavariaeles cavariam
personal infinitive
para cavar eupara cavarmos nós
para cavares tupara cavardes vós
para cavar elepara cavarem eles

Subjunctive Tenses

past imperfect
se eu cavassese nós cavássemos
se tu cavassesse vós cavásseis
se ele cavassese eles cavassem
present
que eu caveque nós cavemos
que tu cavesque vós caveis
que ele caveque eles cavem
future
quando eu cavarquando nós cavarmos
quando tu cavaresquando vós cavardes
quando ele cavarquando eles cavarem
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*Verbs are shown as:

  1. INFINITIVE + SUFFIX: For example, the verb dar has a conjugation of dar+ei which is shown as darei.
  2. STEM + SUFFIX REPLACEMENT: For example, the verb saber has a conjugation of sab+ia which is shown as sabia.
  3. IRREGULAR: For example, the verb seguir has a conjugation of sigo which is shown as sigo.
-AR conjugation hints:
  1. All second persons end in 's' except for the imperative and preterite indicative singular
  2. All singulars for first and second persons end in a vowel except for the future and personal infinitive
  3. All first person plurals end in '-mos'
  4. All third person plurals end in 'm' except for future indicative
  5. The future subjunctive and personal infinitive are the same
  6. The future and pluperfect indicatives are the same except the stress syllable on the pluperfect is before the future and the first person singular and the third person plural suffixes are different
  7. It is important to remember that all the subjunctive tenses are 'subject' unto the indicative tenses for creating the radical part of the verb. The radical for the present subjunctive is formed by dropping the final 'o' of the present indicative first person singular. The radicals for both the preterite and future subjunctives are formed by dropping the '-ram' from the preterite indicative third preson plural.
  8. Considering the -ar and either the -er or -ir suffixes as opposite conjugations, the indicative and subjunctive present tenses are almost opposites. The radical of the present subjective is formed by dropping the final 'o' from the present indicative first person singular. The verb conjugation is formed as the opposite present indicative verb conjugation except the first person singular is the same as the third person singular.
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