Past tense of ver in Portuguese. Eles viram o pôr do sol no arpoador.

What’s up guys? Ready for one more Dica do DiaToday we are going to talk about the past tense of ver in Portuguese. Can you use this verb?

In Portuguese language, there are two types of past, we call them pretérito perfeito and pretérito imperfeito

Let’s see the conjugation of verb ver using pretérito perfeito:

Conjugation of ver pretérito perfeito

Past tense of ver in Portuguese. eu vi, você viu, ele/ela viu, nós vimos, vocês viram, eles/elas viram.

Now, let’s take a look at some examples using the verb ver with pretérito perfeito:

Examples

Eu vi uma ótima peça de teatro ontem.
watched an excellent play at the theater yesterday.

Você viu o que aconteceu na novela?
Did you see what happened in the soap opera?

Ele não viu o amigo passando pelo centro.
He didn’t see his friend passing through the center.

Eu vi muitas praias quando visitei o Brasil.
I saw many beaches when I visited Brasil.

Let’s see the conjugation of verb ver using pretérito imperfeito:

Conjugation of ver using pretérito imperfeito

Past tense of ver in Portuguese. eu via, você via, ele/ela via, nós víamos, vocês viam, eles/elas viam.

Let’s take a look at some examples using the verb ver with pretérito imperfeito:

Examples

Nós víamos o pôr-do-sol juntos.
We used to see the sunset together.

Vocês viam filmes brasileiros quando estavam em seus países?
Did you used to watch Brazilian movies when you were in your countries?

Eles viam muitos eventos na cidade quando eram mais jovens.
They used to see many events in the city when they were younger.

Maria antigamente via muitos desenhos animados. Mas agora não mais.
Maria used to watch a lot of cartoons in the past. But now not anymore.

What about you? What have you known about Brazil yet? If you know a bit about the country, what did you use to see about it in the past? Tell us!

Now, we know how to use the past tense of ver in Portuguese. If you have more doubts, you can send us a tweet with your questions to our Twitter account. It will be a pleasure answering them.

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