Spanish Verb COMER: to eat

The Spanish verb comer means 'to eat' and is a regular Spanish ER verb.

To remember this, imagine you eat while you COMB HAIR!

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           to eat: comer
Imagine you eat while you COMB HAIR!
Simple Tenses - Spanish Verb comer
él, ella, usted
ellos, ellas, ustedes

como comes come comemos coméis comen

comía comías comía comíamos comíais comían

comí comiste comió comimos comisteis comieron

will eat
comeré comerás comerá comeremos comeréis comerán

would eat
comería comerías comería comeríamos comeríais comerían

may eat
coma comas coma comamos comáis coman
Imperfect Subjunctive
Imperfecto de Subj.

might eat
comiera comieras comiera comiéramos comiereis comieran
comiese comieses comiese comiésemos comieseis comiesen
Imperatives   Spanish Verb comer - to eat

come! coma! comamos! comed! coman!
Negative Imperative
Imperativo Negativo

don't eat!
no comas! no coma! no comamos! no comáis! no coman!
Compound Tenses of the Spanish Verb COMER  Past Participle: comido - eaten
Present Perfect
Perfecto de Indicativo

have eaten
he comido has comido ha comido hemos comido habéis comido han comido
Preterit Perfect
Pretérito Anterior

had eaten
hube comido hubiste comido hubo comido hubimos comido hubisteis comido hubieron comido
Past Perfect

had eaten
había comido habías comido había comido habíamos comido habíais comido habían comido
Present Perfect Subj
Presente Perfecto Subj

may have eaten
haya comido hayas comido haya comido hayamos comido hayáis comido hayan comido
Future Perfect
Futuro Perfecto

will have eaten
habré comido habrás comido habrá comido habremos comido habréis comido habrán comido
Conditional Perfect
Condicional Perfecto

would have .eaten
habría comido habrías comido habría comido habríamos comido habríais comido habrían comido
Pluperfect Subjunctive
Pluscuamperf. de sbj

might have eaten
hubiera comido hubieras comido hubiera comido hubiéramos comido hubierais comido hubieran comido
hubiese comido hubieses comido hubiese comido hubiésemos comido hubieseis comido hubiesen comido
Progressive Tenses COMER  Present Participle: comiendo - eating
Present Progressive
Presente Progressivo

am eating
estoy comiendo estás comiendo está comiendo estamos comiendo está comiendo están comiendo
Preterit Progressive
Pretérito Prog

was eating
estuve comiendo estuviste comiendo estuvo comiendo estuvimos comiendo estuvisteis comiendo estuvieron comiendo
Imperfect Progressive
Imperfecto Prog

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

will be eating
estaré comiendo estarás comiendo estará comiendo estaremos comiendo estaréis comiendo estarán comiendo
Conditional Progressive
Condicional perf. prog.

would have been
estaría comiendo estarías comiendo estabría comiendo estaríamos comiendo estaríais comiendo estarían comiendo
Subjunctive Progressive
Subjuntivo Progressivo

may've been eating
que ~ comiendo que ~ comiendo que ~ comiendo que ~ comiendo que ~ comiendo que ~ comiendo
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        USING the SPANISH VERB COMER      

Spanish verb comer - eat comerse (vr): to eat away (at); to leave off; to miss out.
comerse a alguien vivo: to skin someone alive (coll).
Se lo come la envidia.: to be consumed with jealousy.
comer las uñas : to bite one's nails.

Spanish to eat is comer la comida (nf) : food, meal.
el comedor (nm) : dining room; canteen; dining room suite.
el/la comensal (nm/f) : diner, guest (for dinner)
tener ganas de comer: to feel like eating; to be hungry.
dar de comer: to feed.

Spanish for eat is comer ¿Qué hay de comer? What's there to eat?
¡a comer! Come and eat! Food is ready!
¡Come y calla! Be quiet and do as you're told! (fam)

you informal 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 comés
Imperativo:  ¡comé!

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