Ibsa Yeroota (tenses  in detail)

                           Ibsa Yeroota (tenses  in detail)

 

     Afaan Oromoo                                                      English

1. Yeroo amme fuftuu                                    Present progressive tense

      ani hojjetaan jira                                                          I am working

2. Yeroo amme baaqqee                                Simple present tense

       ani hojjedha                                                               I work

3. Yeroo qaate baaqqee                                   Simple past tense

        ani hojjedhe                                                              I worked

4. Yeroo qaate fuftuu                                         Past progressive tense

        ani hojjetaan ture                                                       I was working

5. Yeroo qaate dhi’oo                                         Present perfect tense

        ani hojjedheera                                                           I have worked

6. Yeroo qaate duree                                          Past perfect tense

        ani hojjedhen ture                                                         I had worked