Regular Ar Verbs Present Perfect Tense Conjugation [+11 Examples & Quiz]

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In this grammar lesson you will learn about the regular ar verbs present perfect tense conjugation.

In this lesson you will learn about:

  • the regular ar verbs present perfect tense conjugation
  • the common regular ar verbs in Spanish
  • what regular ar verbs present perfect tense conjugation look like in sentences
  • how you can quiz yourself on the regular ar verbs present perfect tense conjugation
  • how to practice with flashcards on regular ar verbs present perfect tense conjugation
  • how and why you should use the courses of Language Atlas to learn Spanish

By the end of the lesson you will know all about regular ar verbs present perfect tense conjugation!

Table of Contents

Regular Ar Verbs Present Perfect Tense Conjugation Table

haberpast participle
yohestem + ado
hasstem + ado
él/ella/ustedhastem + ado
nosotros/nosotrashemosstem + ado
vosotros/vosotrashabéisstem + ado
ellos/ellas/ustedeshanstem + ado

As you can see, all you have to do is conjugate haber in the present tense and add the past participle.

The past participle can be formed by removing the –ar ending of the verb and replacing this with –ado.

Regular Ar Verbs Conjugation Method

There is a three-step method that will make conjugating regular Spanish ar verbs very easy for you.

In order to conjugate verbs that end with -ar in the present perfect tense one must:

  1. Conjugate haber
  2. Cut off the -ar ending of the –ar verb
  3. Replace it with –ado

In the conjugation table above you can see the verb hablar which means to “to speak” in English.

We will take this verb and conjugate it in the “yo” form using the three-step method.

  1. he

When you conjugate haber in the yo form you get he.

  1. habl

Once you cut of the ar ending all that is left is habl.

  1. hablado

When we add the new ending ado, the final conjugated form will be hablado.

So when you wish to say “I have spoken” in Spanish you get:

Yo he hablado

Common Regular Ar Verbs

Spanish has three regular verb groups

  • regular -ar verbs
  • regular -er verbs
  • regular -ir verbs

The regular ar verbs group is the biggest and most useful group. Most Spanish verbs fall in this group.

Here is a list of common verbs that you are sure to encounter in day-to-day life:

amarto love
andarto walk
bailarto dance
buscarto look for, search for
caminarto walk
cantarto sing
comprarto buy
entrar (en)to enter (into)
escucharto listen (to)
esperarto hope / wait (for)
estudiarto study
hablarto speak / to talk
llegarto arrive
llevarto wear / carry
mirarto watch / look at
pagarto pay (for)
practicarto practice
prepararto prepare
tocarto touch / play (an instrument)
tomarto take
trabajarto work

Example Sentences on Regular Ar Verbs Present Perfect Tense Conjugation

This section of the lesson on regular ar verbs present perfect tense conjugation is about seeing the verbs in action.

This is valuable because you can improve your understanding of regular ar verbs present perfect tense conjugation through examples.

quedar

Yo he quedado con Blanca esta tarde para ir de compras.

I’m meeting Blanca this afternoon to go shopping.

cocinar

¿Tú has cocinado esta tortilla?

Have you cooked this omelette?

cantar

Mi sobrino ha cantado en un programa de televisión.

My nephew has sung on a TV show.

limpiar

Ella ha limpiado toda la casa.

She has cleaned the whole house.

viajar

Usted ha viajado por todo el mundo.

You have travelled all over the world.

pensar

Hemos pensado en volver a Málaga este verano.

We are thinking of returning to Malaga this summer.

aceptar

Vosotras habéis aceptado participar en el concurso.

You have agreed to participate in the competition.

posar

Los bomberos han posado para una foto.

Firefighters posed for a photo.

ayudar

Ellas han ayudado a muchas personas enfermas.

They have helped many sick people

votar

Los ingleses han votado para salir de la UE.

The British have voted to leave the EU.

llegar

Ustedes han llegado demasiado rápido.

You have arrived too fast.

Quiz Yourself on Regular Ar Verbs Present Perfect Tense Conjugation

At the end of every lesson you can do a small quiz.

You will see the sentences of the previous chapter.

You will either need to fill in the blanks, choose the correct multiple choice option, or both.

Once you are done the correct answer will be shown.

You can redo the quiz as many times as you want!

Fill in the Blank!Yo mucho con el conserje. Era un buen hombre. [hablar]

I talked a lot with the caretaker. He was a good man.
Fill in the Blank!
¿Tú en un grupo de danza? [bailar]

Did you dance in a dance group?
Fill in the Blank!
Mis alumnos todos muy bien.

My students all drew very well.

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