Learn how to conjugate the English verb play 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 play, first add it to your verb list by clicking on the Add to My Verbs button above.

Indicative

Present simple

  • I play
  • you play
  • he plays
  • we play
  • you play
  • they play

Past simple

  • I played
  • you played
  • he played
  • we played
  • you played
  • they played

Future

  • I will play
  • you will play
  • he will play
  • we will play
  • you will play
  • they will play

Present continuous

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

Past continuous

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

Future continuous

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

Present perfect

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

Pluperfect

  • I had played
  • you had played
  • he had played
  • we had played
  • you had played
  • they had played

Future perfect

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

Present perfect continuous

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

Pluperfect continuous

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

Future perfect continuous

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

Subjunctive

  • I would play
  • you would play
  • he would play
  • we would play
  • you would play
  • they would play

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

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

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

Imperative

Affirmative

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

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