Learn how to conjugate the English verb answer with the below conjugation table. To listen to the audio pronunciation for each conjugation, simply click on the speaker icon next to the conjugated tense. To practice and test yourself on the English verb answer, first add it to your verb list by clicking on the Add to My Verbs button above.

Indicative

Present simple

  • I answer
  • you answer
  • he answers
  • we answer
  • you answer
  • they answer

Past simple

  • I answered
  • you answered
  • he answered
  • we answered
  • you answered
  • they answered

Future

  • I will answer
  • you will answer
  • he will answer
  • we will answer
  • you will answer
  • they will answer

Present continuous

  • I am answering
  • you are answering
  • he is answering
  • we are answering
  • you are answering
  • they are answering

Past continuous

  • I was answering
  • you were answering
  • he was answering
  • we were answering
  • you were answering
  • they were answering

Future continuous

  • I will be answering
  • you will be answering
  • he will be answering
  • we will be answering
  • you will be answering
  • they will be answering

Present perfect

  • I have answered
  • you have answered
  • he has answered
  • we have answered
  • you have answered
  • they have answered

Pluperfect

  • I had answered
  • you had answered
  • he had answered
  • we had answered
  • you had answered
  • they had answered

Future perfect

  • I will have answered
  • you will have answered
  • he will have answered
  • we will have answered
  • you will have answered
  • they will have answered

Present perfect continuous

  • I have been answering
  • you have been answering
  • he has been answering
  • we have been answering
  • you have been answering
  • they have been answering

Pluperfect continuous

  • I had been answering
  • you had been answering
  • he had been answering
  • we had been answering
  • you had been answering
  • they had been answering

Future perfect continuous

  • I will have been answering
  • you will have been answering
  • he will have been answering
  • we will have been answering
  • you will have been answering
  • they will have been answering

Subjunctive

  • I would answer
  • you would answer
  • he would answer
  • we would answer
  • you would answer
  • they would answer

  • I would be answering
  • you would be answering
  • he would be answering
  • we would be answering
  • you would be answering
  • they would be answering

  • I would have answered
  • you would have answered
  • he would have answered
  • we would have answered
  • you would have answered
  • they would have answered

  • I would have been answering
  • you would have been answering
  • he would have been answering
  • we would have been answering
  • you would have been answering
  • they would have been answering

Imperative

Affirmative

  • (you) answer
  • (we) Let's answer
  • (you) answer

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