Poner – to put

Spanish Verb to Put

Poner – to put – is one of the most common irregular Spanish verbs. It’s generally used just like its English equivalent.

Por ejemplo …

Pongo muchos jalapeños en mi salsa.    I put lots of jalapeños in my salsa.
¿Qué pones en la mesa? What are you putting on the table?
No ponemos nuestro dinero en el banco. We don’t put our money in the bank.
¿Dónde ponen sus libros? Where are you putting your books?

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Poner conjugations

Present tense

yo pongo    nosotros  ponemos
pones vosotros ponéis
él, ella, Ud. pone ellos, ellas, Uds. ponen

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Spanish quizzes Poner Conjugations Quiz

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