Fazer in the Present Tense in Portuguese

Ejemplo de presente del verbo hacer en portugués: Hoje faz um tempo muito bom na cidade. Traducción: Hoy hace un tiempo muy bueno en la ciudad)

What do you do on a sunny day? How about learning Portuguese?
Well guys, today, we are going to study the verb Fazer in the present tense in Portuguese.

We use the verb fazer to carry out abstract actions, concrete actions and to talk about age, time and weather. This verb is very useful in these situations, mainly in Brazilian Portuguese. Today we are going to study the present tense but you can find here the complete conjugation of the verb Fazer.

The conjugation is as follows:

Conjugation of the verb Fazer in the Present Tense in Portuguese

Conjugation of the verb fazer at simple present in Portuguese: eu faço, você faz, ele/ela faz, nós fazemos, vocês fazem, eles/elas fazem.

Now, let’s take a look at some sentences using the verb fazer (to do) in the presente do indicativo:

Examples

Eu faço 20 anos hoje.
I am completing 20 years today.

O que você faz nos fins de semana?
What do you do on the weekends?

Ele faz ótimos trabalhos.
He does excellent works.

Hoje faz frio.
Today is cold.

Faz 3 anos que não vejo Marta, a minha melhor amiga.
It has been 3 years since I haven’t seen Marta, my best friend.

Nós fazemos muitas visitas aos pontos turísticos da cidade.
We make a lot of visits to the tourist areas of the city.

O que vocês fazem quando está calor?
What do you do when it is hot?

Elas fazem muita comida para as visitas.
They make a lot of food for their guests.

Now it’s your turn!

Complete the sentences below using the verb Fazer in the present tense in Portuguese:

  1. Eu ______ aniversário no dia 27 de setembro.
  2. Nós ______ compras no Barra Shopping.
  3. Moisés ______ as malas para a sua viagem.
  4. Albert e Diogo ______ o almoço para os estudantes da escola.
  5. Os brasileiros ______ uma grande festa no natal.
  6. Os estudantes ______ um curso de português.
  7. Você ______ exercícios todos os dias?
  8. Vocês ______ suco de laranja com beterraba nessa lanchonete?
  9. Eu nunca ______ os trabalhos de casa.
  10. Nós ______ duas viagens por ano.

How about making some sentences and practicing to help you in the process of learning Portuguese?

Well guys, now we know how to use the verb fazer in the Present Tense in Portuguese.
See ya!

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Answers

  1. Eu faço aniversário no dia 27 de setembro.
  2. Nós fazemos compras no Barra Shopping.
  3. Moisés faz as malas para a sua viagem.
  4. Albert e Diogo fazem o almoço para os estudantes da escola.
  5. Os brasileiros fazem uma grande festa no natal.
  6. Os estudantes fazem um curso de português.
  7. Você faz exercícios todos os dias?
  8. Vocês fazem suco de laranja com beterraba nessa lanchonete?
  9. Eu nunca faço os trabalhos de casa.
  10. Nós fazemos duas viagens por ano.

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