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Conjugation of the Italian verb comprare

A list of the common conjugations for the Italian verb comprare, along with their English translations.

Infinitive
comprareto buy

Present Indicative
io comproI buy
tu compriyou buy
lui comprahe buys
lei comprashe buys
noi compriamowe buy
voi comprateyou buy
loro compranothey buy

Present Continuous / Presente Progressivo
Note for the Present Continuous Italian uses the present tense of the verb stare and the gerund of the verb.
io sto comprandoI am buying
tu stai comprandoyou are buying
lui sta comprandohe is buying
lei sta comprandoshe is buying
noi stiamo comprandowe are buying
voi state comprandoyou are buying
loro stanno comprandothey are buying

Imperfect Indicative
io compravoI was buying
tu compraviyou were buying
lui compravahe was buying
lei compravashe was buying
noi compravamowe were buying
voi compravateyou were buying
loro compravanothey were buying

Past Historic / Passato remoto
This is a literary tense, i.e. a tense used in writing, in everyday speech the Passato Prossimo is used to refer to past actions.
io compraiI bought
tu comprastiyou bought
lui compròhe bought
lei compròshe bought
noi comprammowe bought
voi comprasteyou bought
loro compraronothey bought

Past / Passato prossimo
io ho compratoI bought
tu hai compratoyou bought
lui ha compratohe bought
lei ha compratoshe bought
noi abbiamo compratowe bought
voi avete compratoyou bought
loro hanno compratothey bought

Pluperfect / Trapassato prossimo
io avevo compratoI had bought
tu avevi compratoyou had bought
lui aveva compratohe had bought
lei aveva compratoshe had bought
noi avevamo compratowe had bought
voi avevate compratoyou had bought
loro avevano compratothey had bought

Future Indicative
io compreròI will buy
tu compreraiyou will buy
lui compreràhe will buy
lei compreràshe will buy
noi compreremowe will buy
voi comprereteyou will buy
loro comprerannothey will buy

Future Perfect / Futuro anteriore
The Italian Future Perfect or Futuro anteriore is made with the future tense of avere for transitive verbs or essere for reflexive and intransitive verbs and the past participle of the verb. The past participle agrees with the subject for verbs that take essere, or with the direct object for verbs that take avere.
io avrò compratoI will have bought
tu avrai compratoyou will have bought
lui avrà compratohe will have bought
lei avrà compratoshe will have bought
noi avremo compratowe will have bought
voi avrete compratoyou will have bought
loro avranno compratothey will have bought

Conditional
io comprereiI would buy
tu comprerestiyou would buy
lui comprerebbehe would buy
lei comprerebbeshe would buy
noi compreremmowe would buy
voi compreresteyou would buy
loro comprerebberothey would buy

Conditional Perfect / Condizionale Passato
The Italian Conditional Perfect or Condizionale Passato is made with the conditional tense of avere for transitive verbs or essere for reflexive and intransitive verbs and the past participle of the verb. The past participle agrees with the subject for verbs that take essere, or with the direct object for verbs that take avere.
io avrei compratoI would have bought
tu avresti compratoyou would have bought
lui avrebbe compratohe would have bought
lei avrebbe compratoshe would have bought
noi avremmo compratowe would have bought
voi avreste compratoyou would have bought
loro avrebbero compratothey would have bought

Present Subjunctive
(... che) io compri(... that) I buy
(... che) tu compri(... that) you buy
(... che) lui compri(... that) he buys
(... che) lei compri(... that) she buys
(... che) noi compriamo(... that) we buy
(... che) voi compriate(... that) you buy
(... che) loro comprino(... that) they buy

Imperative
compra Buy
compriamoLet's buy
comprate Buy

Present Participle
comprante buying

Past Participle
comprato bought


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