how many tenses..


tell me how many tenses in spanish.. i m little confused with tenses as compared to english.. we know that only three tense in english 1.present simple continuous perfect perfect continuous 2 past &all; four as in above 3.future &all; four

can any one tell me according to this..i read many sites but i couldn't related with english tenses

updated DIC 20, 2009
posted by samast

1 Answer


You are not the only person to have this problem!

I find it helpful, when I am confused, to use this conjugator verb conjugator instead of the one on this site. It gives you the English translation for each tense, so that you can see just how they relate to our English equivalents.

updated DIC 20, 2009
edited by sheila-foster
posted by sheila-foster