Portuguese Present Tense of Ser

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Today, we are going to see the Portuguese present tense of ser. Let’s start with the conjugation of the verb Ser in the simples present:

Portuguese Present Tense of Ser Conjugation

Conjugation of verb ser in Portuguese: Eu sou, você é, ele/ela é, nós somos, vocês são, eles/elas são.

Let’s see some examples using the verb ser in the Present tense with nationalities in Portuguese:

Examples with the verb Ser


Now you can use the verb ser to present yourself talking about your nationality. What do you say we practice a little?

Now it’s your turn!

Complete the sentences below with the verb Ser:

  1. Eu _________ brasileiro.
  2. Você _________ o diretor da empresa?
  3. A mesa _________ de madeira.
  4. Nós _________ católicos.
  5. Vocês não _________ americanos.
  6. Eles _________ de direita.
  7. Elas _________ casadas?
  8. Igor e Bruno _________ irmãos gêmeos.
  9. Diogo e eu _________ amigos há 10 anos.
  10. Maria _________ muito alta.

Make sentences with the verb ser and practice with the nationality, religion and characteristics of people you know.

If you want to practice even more, take a look at our Dica verb Ser exercises in Portuguese.

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