Conjugate irregular verb poder in El Futuro Simple (simple future)

Poder (to be able to) is irregular in El Futuro Simple. It is formed by adding these endings to the stem podr-:

yo podré
podrás
él / ella / Ud. podrá
nosotros podremos
vosotros podréis
ellos / ellas / Uds.   podrán

Read and listen to these examples of poder conjugated in El Futuro Simple:

Lo siento, no podré asistir a la clase.
Sorry, I will not be able to attend the lesson.

¿Podrás venir a las ocho en punto?
Will you be able to come at eight o'clock?

Eva podrá hacerlo sin problema.
Eva will be able to do it with no problem.

En la barbacoa podremos asar carne.
At the barbecue we will be able to roast meat.

¿Podréis cantar a capela?
Will you be able to sing a capella?

No sabemos si podrán arreglar el grifo.
We don't know if they will be able to fix the tap.

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No sabemos si podrán arreglar el grifo.
We don't know if they will be able to fix the tap.


Eva podrá hacerlo sin problema.
Eva will be able to do it with no problem.


¿Podréis cantar a capela?
Will you be able to sing a capella?


En la barbacoa podremos asar carne.
At the barbecue we will be able to roast meat.


¿Podrás venir a las ocho en punto?
Will you be able to come at eight o'clock?


Lo siento, no podré asistir a la clase.
Sorry, I will not be able to attend the lesson.


Q&A

Emanuel

Kwiziq community member

5 April 2019

2 replies

Hola. I ment the last sentence. No sabremos

Emanuel

Kwiziq community member

5 April 2019

5/04/19

Shouldnt it be sabemos instead?

Inma

Kwiziq language super star

5 April 2019

5/04/19

Yes! gracias. Corrected.

It should say "No sabemos" (We don't know...)

Saludos

inma

Emanuel

Kwiziq community member

29 March 2019

1 reply

Why sabremos

Shouldn't it ne present simple no sabemos?

Inma

Kwiziq language super star

1 April 2019

1/04/19

Hola Emanuel

Which question/lesson are you referring to? That link is for another verb in the future tense.

Can you clarify please?

Inma

Getting that for you now.