The Most Important Verbs in Brazilian Portuguese


The heart of every language lies in its verbs. If you can correctly recognize and form verbs, you have already mastered the most important aspect of grammar.
 
To immediately start expressing a lot in Brazilian Portuguese, you only need five verbs in the beginning.
 
These are:
 
  1. to have
  2. to be
  3. to go
  4. can
  5. to do
Learn these five Brazilian Portuguese verbs in the present tense in all six conjugated forms by heart: I go, you go, he/she/it goes, we go, you (plural) go, they go.
 
Also learn the past and future forms of the verbs to have, to be, to go, and to do.
 
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1
to have
ter
I have
eu tenho
you have
você tem
he has
ele tem
we have
nós temos
you have
vocês tem
they have
eles têm
 
 
2
to be
ser
I am
eu sou
you are
você é
he is
ele é
we are
nós somos
you are
vocês são
they are
eles são
 
 
3
to be (estar)
estar
I am (estar)
eu estou
you are (estar)
tu estás
he is (estar)
ele está
we are (estar)
nós estamos
you are (estar)
vocês estão
they are (estar)
eles estão
 
 
4
to go
ir
I go
eu vou
you go
você vai
he goes
ele vai
we go
nós vamos
you go
vocês vão
they go
eles vão
 
 
5
can
poder
I can
eu posso
you can
você pode
he can
ele pode
we can
nós podemos
you can
vocês podem
they can
eles podem
you can (formal)
você pode
 
 
6
to do
fazer
I do
eu faço
you do
você faz
he does
ele faz
we do
nós fazemos
you do
vocês fazem
they do
eles fazem
 
 
7
I have had
eu tive
you have had
você teve
he has had
ele teve
we have had
nós tivemos
you have had
vocês tiveram
they have had
eles tiveram
 
 
8
I have been
eu fui
you have been
você foi
he has been
ele foi
we have been
nós fomos
you have been
vocês foram
they have been
eles foram
 
 
9
I have gone
eu fui
you have gone
você foi
he has gone
ele foi
we have gone
nós fomos
you have gone
vocês foram
they have gone
eles foram
 
 
10
I have done
eu fiz
you have done
você fez
he has done
ele fez
we have done
nós fizemos
you have done
vocês fizeram
they have done
eles fizeram
 
 
11
I will have
eu terei
you will have
você terá
he will have
ele terá
we will have
nós teremos
you will have
vocês terão
they will have
eles terão
 
 
12
I will be
eu serei
you will be
você será
he will be
ele será
we will be
nós seremos
you will be
vocês serão
they will be
eles serão
 
 
13
I will go
eu irei
you will go
você irá
he will go
ele irá
we will go
nós iremos
you will go
vocês irão
they will go
eles irão
 
 
14
I will do
eu farei
you will do
você fará
he will do
ele fará
we will do
nós faremos
you will do
vocês farão
they will do
eles farão
 
 
15
Is there ... ?
Há ...?
May I ... ?
Posso ...?
I need ...
Eu preciso ...
Where is ... ?
Onde é ...?
What is ... ?
O que é ...?
How much is ... ?
Quanto custa ...?
I would like to have ...
Eu gostaria ...
Can you ... ?
Você pode ...?
Can you (formal) ... ?
O senhor / a senhora pode ...?
 
 

 
The verb forms will also be taught to you in the language course from Sprachenlernen24 right in the first few days with the help of a verb trainer, as they are essential in any language.
 
If you learn just 100 words in addition to these verbs at the beginning, you can already have basic conversations after only about three hours of study time.
 
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