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Lesson 13: The present tense in -ir 2

Now you will learn the conjugations of -ir in the present tense for all persons, including plural persons. Below you can see the endings for each person.

Replace -ir with Singular Plural
First person -o -imos
Second person -es -ís
Third person -e -en

Beneath you can see examples of the conjugated verb vivir. Note that the polite forms usted and ustedes use third instead of second person conjugations.

Personal subject pronouns Singular Plural
First person (Yo) vivo.
I live.
(Nosotros/nosotras) vivimos.
We live.
Second person (Tú) vives.
(Usted) vive.
You live.
(Vosotros/vosotras) vivís.
(Ustedes) viven.
You live.
Third person (Él/ella) vive.
He/she lives.
(Ellos/ellas) viven.
They live.
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