Spanish Verb Conjugation - querer  

Spanish Verb Conjugation
Spanish Verb: querer     
English Translation:
to want, love (preterite: to attempt, to try)

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Notes: querer is an irregular verb in the present indicative, e changes to ie, preterite, quis-, the future and conditional, querr-.   Irregular forms are in


  inglés yo él/ella/usted nosotros/-as vosotros/-as ellos/ellas/ustedes
Present I want, am wanting quiero quieres quiere queremos queréis quieren
Present Perfect I have wanted he querido has querido ha querido hemos querido habéis querido han querido
Imperfect I was wanting, used to want, wanted quería querías quería queríamos queríais querían
Preterite I wanted quise quisiste quiso quisimos quisisteis quisieron
Past Perfect - Pluperfect I had wanted había querido habías querido había querido habíamos querido habíais querido habían querido
Future I will want querré querrás querrá querremos querréis querrán
Future Perfect I will have wanted habré querido habrás querido habrá querido habremos querido habréis querido habrán querido
Conditional I would want querría querrías querría querríamos querríais querrían
Conditional Perfect I would have wanted habría querido habrías querido habría querido habríamos querido habríais querido habrían querido
Preterite Perfect I had wanted hube querido hubiste querido hubo querido hubimos querido hubisteis querido hubieron querido


  inglés yo él/ella/usted nosotros/-as vosotros/-as ellos/ellas/ustedes
Present I want, am wanting quiera quieras quiera queramos queráis quieran
Present Perfect I have wanted, wanted haya querido hayas querido haya querido hayamos querido hayáis querido hayan querido
Imperfect I wanted, was wanting quisiera
Past Perfect - Pluperfect I had wanted hubiera querido
hubiese querido
hubieras querido
hubieses querido
hubiera querido
hubiese querido
hubiéramos querido
hubiésemos querido
hubierais querido
hubieseis querido
hubieran querido
hubiesen querido.
Future I will want quisiere quisieres quisiere quisiéremos quisiereis quisieren
Future Perfect I will have wanted hubiere querido hubieres querido hubiere querido hubiéremos querido hubiereis querido hubieren querido


  inglés yo él/ella/usted nosotros/-as vosotros/-as ellos/ellas/ustedes
Affirmative Imperative Want!   quiere quiera queramos quered quieran
Negative Commands Don't want!   no quieras no quiera no queramos no queráis no quieran

Other Forms

Present Participle wanting queriendo
Past Participle wanted querido
This verb table is based upon the work of Professor Fred Jehle of Indiana-Purdue University. The verb tables can be found at

Translated sentences containing 'querer'

¿Quiere pescado?
Do you want fish?
¿Cuántos dormitorios quiere?
How many bedrooms do you want?
Queremos éste. ¿Cuál ?
We want this one. Which?
Queremos éstos. ¿Cuáles ?
We want these. Which ones?
¿Cuántas manzanas quiere?
How many apples does he/she want?
No lo quiero.
I don't want it.
Quieres viajar conmigo.
You want to travel with me.
¿Adónde queréis ir?
Where would you like to go?
Feliz cumpleaños, querido.
Happy birthday, my dear!
¿Quieres estudiar conmigo?
Do you want to study with me?
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