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Ponerse Present Progressive Tense

Learn ponerse in the Present Progressive Tense through our detailed verb chart, engaging exercises, and real-life sentence examples. Understand its use in expressing the action of putting oneself in a state or condition. Expand your Spanish with our Spanish conjugation resources. Develop your ‘ponerse’ expertise on our ponerse conjugation page.

Verb Meaning(s): to put on, to become (angry, happy, etc.)

Verb Chart: Ponerse Present Progressive Tense


me estoy poniendo

I am putting on (right now)


nos estamos poniendo

we are putting on (right now)

(Juana, Juan)

te estás poniendo

you are putting on (right now)


(informal Spain)

os estáis poniendo

you all are putting on (right now)


(Sra./Dr. García)

se está poniendo

he/she/you are putting on (right now)


se están poniendo

they/you all are putting on (right now)

Ponerse Present Progressive Tense Practice

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Conjugation Practice

Present Progressive Tense

Ponerse Present Progressive Sentence Examples

1. Yo me estoy poniendo el abrigo porque hace frío.
I am putting on my coat because it’s cold.
2. ¿Tú te estás poniendo nervioso por el examen?
Are you getting nervous about the exam?
3. Él se está poniendo en forma para el torneo.
He is getting in shape for the tournament.
4. Ella se está poniendo su uniforme para el partido.
She is putting on her uniform for the match.
5. Usted se está poniendo contento con los resultados.
You are getting happy with the results.
6. Nosotros nos estamos poniendo de acuerdo para la salida.
We are coming to an agreement for the outing.
7. Vosotros os estáis poniendo las botas para la excursión (vosotros is used only in Spain).
You all are putting on your boots for the excursion.
8. Ellos se están poniendo serios en sus estudios.
They are getting serious about their studies.
9. ¿Ellas se están poniendo las camisetas del equipo?
Are they putting on the team’s shirts?
10. Ustedes se están poniendo al día con el trabajo atrasado.
You all are catching up with the backlog of work.