Становиться / Стать
Russian Conjugated Verbs

Russian verbs conjugated in both aspects in present, past and future tenses.
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Становиться / Стать

become, begin

 Imperfective AspectPerfective Aspect
Englishbecome, begin
Present Tense
   1st Person SingularСтановлюсь 
   2nd Person SingularСтановишьсяь 
   3rd Person SingularСтановится 
   1st Person PluralСтановимся 
   2nd Person PluralСтановитесь 
   3rd Person PluralСтановятся 
Past Tense
   MasculineСтановился Стал 
   FeminineСтановилась Стала 
   NeuterСтановилось Стало 
   PluralСтановились Стали 
Future Tense
   1st Person Singular-- Стану 
   2nd Person Singular-- Станешь 
   3rd Person Singular-- Станет 
   1st Person Plural-- Станем 
   2nd Person Plural-- Станете 
   3rd Person Plural-- Станут 
Command Form
   InformalСтановись Стань 
   FormalСтановитесь Станьте 


Они станут учителями.     They will become teachers.
Стало душно.     It became stuffy.
Тебе не годится так говорить.     It doesn't become you to speak like that.

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