рассказывать/ рассказать conjugation in Russian – to Tell

By Ari Helderman
November 16, 2020

Down below you find the table of conjugations for the verbs рассказывать/ рассказать. In English the translation means ‘to tell’.

рассказывать/ рассказать conjugation in Russian

Imperfective AspectPerfective Aspect
Present Tense
я – 1st Person Singularрассказываю
ты – 2nd Person Singularрассказываешь
он/она/оно– 3rd Person Singularрассказывает
мы – 1st Person Pluralрассказываем
вы– 2nd Person Pluralрассказываете
они– 3rd Person Pluralрассказывают
Past Tense
он– Masculineрассказывалрассказал
она – Feminineрассказываларассказала
оно – Neuterрассказывалорассказало
они/мы/вы – Pluralрассказывалирассказали
Future Tense
я – 1st Person Singularбуду рассказыватьрасскажу
ты– 2nd Person Singularбудешь рассказыватьрасскажешь
он/она/оно– 3rd Person Singularбудет рассказыватьрасскажет
мы – 1st Person Pluralбудем рассказыватьрасскажем
вы– 2nd Person Pluralбудете рассказыватьрасскажете
они– 3rd Person Pluralбудут рассказыватьрасскажут
Imperative Form
ты – Informalрассказывайрасскажи
вы – Politeрассказывайтерасскажите
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