Esperanto Present

This is a list of verbs in the present tense in Esperanto. First let's start with the raw format before conjugating the verbs to the present form. Make sure to compare this table and the one below it.

To see: vidi
To write: skribi
To love: ŝati, ami
To give: doni
To play: ludi
To read: legi
To understand: kompreni
To have: havi
To know: koni
To learn: lerni
To think: pensi
To work: labori
To speak: paroli
To drive: stiri
To smile: rideti
To find: trovi

These samples show how the verbs above are conjugated in the present tense in a sentence which includes all the object pronouns (I, you, she...).

I see you: Mi vidas vin
I write with a pen: Mi skribas per plumo
You love apples: Vi amas pomojn
You give money: Vi donas monon
You play tennis: Vi ludas tenison
He reads a book: Li legas libron
He understands me: Li komprenas min
She has a cat: Ŝi havas katon
She knows my friend: Ŝi konas mian amikon
We want to learn: Ni volas lerni
We think Spanish is easy: Ni pensas, ke la hispana lingvo estas facila
You (plural) work here: Vi laboras ĉi tie
You (plural) speak French: Vi parolas la francan lingvon
They drive a car: Ili stiras aŭtomobilon
They smile: Ili ridetas

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