Spanish Verb RESPONDER: to respond

The Spanish verb responder means 'to respond' and is a regular Spanish ER verb.

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           to respond: responder
Imagine the man in the Spanish colours RESPONDS
to the DARE devil!
Simple Tenses - Spanish Verb responder
él, ella, usted
ellos, ellas, ustedes

respondo respondes responde respondemos respondéis responden

respondía respondías respondía respondíamos respondíais respondían

respondí respondiste respondió respondimos respondisteis respondieron

will respond
responderé responderás responderá responderemos responderéis responderán

would respond
respondería responderías respondería responderíamos responderíais responderían

may respond
responda respondas responda respondamos respondáis respondan
Imperfect Subjunctive
Imperfecto de Subjuntivo

might respond
respondiera respondieras respondiera respondiéramos respondiereis respondieran
respondiese respondieses respondiese respondiésemos respondieseis respondiesen
Imperatives   Spanish Verb responder - to respond

responde! responda! respondamos! responded! respondan!
Negative Imperative
Imperativo Negativo

don't respond!
no respondas! no responda! no respondamos! no respondáis! no respondan!
Compound Tenses of the Spanish Verb RESPONDER  Past Participle: respondido - responded
Present Perfect
Perfecto de Indicativo

have responded
he respondido has respondido ha respondido hemos respondido habéis respondido han respondido
Preterit Perfect
Pretérito Anterior

had responded
hube respondido hubiste respondido hubo respondido hubimos respondido hubisteis respondido hubieron respondido
Past Perfect

had responded
había respondido habías respondido había respondido habíamos respondido habíais respondido habían respondido
Present Perfect Subj
Presente perfecto subj

may've responded
haya respondido hayas respondido haya respondido hayamos respondido hayáis respondido hayan respondido
Future Perfect
Futuro Perfecto

will have responded
habré respondido habrás respondido habrá respondido habremos respondido habréis respondido habrán respondido
Conditional Perfect
Condicional Perfecto

would've responded
habría respondido habrías respondido habría respondido habríamos respondido habríais respondido habrían respondido
Pluperfect Subjunctive
Pluscuamperfecto de sbj

might have ...ed
hubiera respondido hubieras respondido hubiera respondido hubiéramos respondido hubierais respondido hubieran respondido
hubiese respondido hubieses respondido hubiese respondido hubiésemos respondido hubieseis respondido hubiesen respondido
Progressive Tenses RESPONDER  Present Participle: respondiendo - responding
Present Progressive
Presente Progressivo

am responding
estoy respondiendo estás respondiendo está respondiendo estamos respondiendo está respondiendo están respondiendo
Preterit Progressive
Pretérito Prog

was responding
estuve respondiendo estuviste respondiendo estuvo respondiendo estuvimos respondiendo estuvisteis respondiendo estuvieron respondiendo
Imperfect Progressive
Imperfecto Prog

had been
estaba respondiendo estabas respondiendo estaba respondiendo estábamos respondiendo estabais respondiendo estaban respondiendo
Future Progressive
Futuro Perfecto Prog

will be responding
estaré respondiendo estarás respondiendo estará respondiendo estaremos respondiendo estaréis respondiendo estarán respondiendo
Conditional Progressive
Condicional perfecto pr

would've been ~ing
estaría respondiendo estarías respondiendo estabría respondiendo estaríamos respondiendo estaríais respondiendo estarían respondiendo
Subjunctive Progressive
Subjuntivo Progressivo

may have been ~ing
que ~ respondiendo que ~ respondiendo que ~ respondiendo que ~ respondiendo que ~ respondiendo que ~ respondiendo
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Spanish verb responder - respond responder can also mean: to answer, to reply, to vouch for.
responder a algo: to respond to something.
responder de algo: to answer/be responsible for something.
responder por alguien: to vouch for/be responsible for someone.

Spanish to respond is responder la respuesta (nf): response; answer, solution.
Respuestas a preguntas: Answers to questions.

Spanish for respond is responder Quién responde por los jóvenes?
Who is responsible/answerable for / will vouch for the young people?

Spanish verb responder is to respond vos replaces - you, informal, singular -
- in Argentina, Uruguay, Paraguay and also in some countries of Central America.
Sometimes it also replaces the formal singular 'Usted'.
In regular ER verbs, the conjugations remain the same as for except for the addition of accents in the following tenses:
Presente:      vos respondés
Imperativo:  ¡respondé!

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