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

Indicative

Present simple

  • I respire
  • you respire
  • he respires
  • we respire
  • you respire
  • they respire

Past simple

  • I respired
  • you respired
  • he respired
  • we respired
  • you respired
  • they respired

Future

  • I will respire
  • you will respire
  • he will respire
  • we will respire
  • you will respire
  • they will respire

Present continuous

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

Past continuous

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

Future continuous

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

Present perfect

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

Pluperfect

  • I had respired
  • you had respired
  • he had respired
  • we had respired
  • you had respired
  • they had respired

Future perfect

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

Present perfect continuous

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

Pluperfect continuous

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

Future perfect continuous

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

Subjunctive

  • I would respire
  • you would respire
  • he would respire
  • we would respire
  • you would respire
  • they would respire

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

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

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

Imperative

Affirmative

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

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