Share the Learning!

Tocar Present Tense

Master ‘tocar’ in the Present Tense! Explore our detailed verb chart, custom conjugation practices, interactive verb games, and sentences showcasing ‘tocar’ in everyday use. Learn how ‘tocar’ becomes an essential part of daily Spanish conversation. Dive into Spanish verbs and practice ‘tocar’ conjugations on our tocar conjugation page.

Verb Meaning(s): to play (an instrument), to touch

Verb Chart: Tocar Present Tense



I touch
I do touch
I am touching



we touch
we do touch
we are touching

(Juana, Juan)


you touch
you do touch
you are touching


(informal Spain)


you all touch
you all do touch
you all are touching


(Sra./Dr. García)


he/she/you touch
he/she/you do touch
he/she/you are touching



they/you all touch
they/ you all do touch
they/you all are touching

Tocar Present Tense Practice

Multiple Choice Game

Artifact Amigo Spanish Verb Conjugation Game

Conjugation Practice

Present Tense

Tocar Present Sentence Examples

1. Yo toco la guitarra.
I play the guitar.
2. Tú tocas el piano.
You play the piano.
3. Él toca la puerta.
He knocks on the door.
4. Ella toca el violín.
She plays the violin.
5. Usted toca la campana.
You (formal) ring the bell.
6. Nosotros tocamos en una banda.
We play in a band.
7. Vosotros tocáis el tambor. (used only in Spain)
You all play the drum.
8. Ellos tocan el bajo.
They play the bass.
9. Ellas tocan la flauta.
They play the flute.
10. Ustedes tocan los timbales en la orquesta.
You (plural) play the timpani in the orchestra.