A fi 'to be'

A fi is one of the most common of the Romanian irregular verbs. (See here for regular verbs.)

Verbs are important, but some are more important than others and the verb a fi is right up there in levels of importance.

Note to self and anyone else reading this. Learn a fi now and properly!

Present tense Learn

The present tense of the irregular Romanian verb 'a fi'.

I amsunt
you areești
he iseste
she iseste
we aresuntem
you (plural) aresunteți
they aresunt

Examples using a fi

I'm very busy'Sunt foarte ocupat
Are you English (to woman)?Ești englezoaică?
Where are you from?De unde ești?