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Coger Present Progressive Tense

Explore coger in the Present Progressive Tense with our interactive chart, fun exercises, and real-world examples. Learn its application in daily language. For comprehensive learning, check our Spanish verbs section. Refine your ‘coger’ conjugation on our coger conjugation page.

Verb Meaning(s): to take, to grab

Verb Chart: Coger Present Progressive Tense


estoy cogiendo

I am grabbing (right now)


estamos cogiendo

we are grabbing (right now)

(Juana, Juan)

estás cogiendo

you are grabbing (right now)


(informal Spain)

estáis cogiendo

you all are grabbing (right now)


(Sra./Dr. García)

está cogiendo

he/she/you are grabbing (right now)


están cogiendo

they/you all are grabbing (right now)

Coger Present Progressive Tense Practice

Multiple Choice Game

Conjugation Practice

Present Progressive Tense

Coger Present Progressive Sentence Examples

1. Yo estoy cogiendo un taxi para ir al aeropuerto.
I am taking a taxi to go to the airport.
2. ¿Tú estás cogiendo el autobús escolar?
Are you taking the school bus?
3. Él está cogiendo su mochila antes de salir.
He is grabbing his backpack before leaving.
4. Ella está cogiendo una manzana para su almuerzo.
She is picking an apple for her lunch.
5. Usted está cogiendo los documentos necesarios para la reunión.
You are picking up the necessary documents for the meeting.
6. Nosotros estamos cogiendo flores en el jardín.
We are picking flowers in the garden.
7. Vosotros estáis cogiendo vuestras entradas para el cine (vosotros is used only in Spain).
You all are picking up your tickets for the movie.
8. Ellos están cogiendo libros en la biblioteca.
They are picking up books at the library.
9. ¿Ellas están cogiendo sus bicicletas en el garaje?
Are they picking up their bikes in the garage?
10. Ustedes están cogiendo abrigos porque hace frío afuera.
You all are picking up coats because it’s cold outside.