EL VERBO IR – “to go”

The verb ir means “to go.” It is a verb of motion that is generally followed by a.

Important points:

  1. This verb follows the endings of “AR” verb (except the “yo” form)
  2. This verb is always followed by preposition “a”


  yo  voynosotros nosotras  vamos
  tú  vasvosotros vosotras  vais
él ella usted  vaellos ellas ustedes  van

  • 3. If you use it with places, the word a will be present.

Voy a India. I’m going to India.

– but –

Voy allí.  I’m going there.