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1

Imperfect is for

An action which was going on
An action which was habitual in the past

He desired (continually, habitually)
He was desiring
He used to desire
He kept on desiring

2

Future is for

He will desire
He will be desiring

3

Perfect, equivalent to past tense, is used for

He desired

4

Perfect, equivalent to perfect present tense, is used for

He has desired

5

Pluperfect is used for

Action already completed at some point of time in the past

He had desired

6

Future perfect is used for

An action that will be completed before some point of time in the future

He will have desired

7

Simple present

Optat
He desires
Present

8

Simple past

Optavit
He desired
Perfect

9

Simple future

He will desire
Optabit
Future

10

Continuous present

Optat
He is desiring
Present

11

Continuous past

Optabat
He was desiring
Imperfect

12

Continuous future

Optabit
He will be desiring
Future

13

Completed present

Optavit
He has desired
Perfect

14

Completed past

Optaverat
He had desired
Pluperfect

15

Future completed

Optaverit
He will have desired
Future perfect

16

Primary indicative tenses

Present
Future
Future perfect
Perfect (has/have)

17

Secondary indicative tenses

Imperfect
Perfect (past)
Pluperfect

18

Present is for

An event going on now
a habitual event

He desires
He is desiring
He always desires
He does desire

19

Subjunctive is for

Idea, intent, desire, uncertainty, potentiality, anticipation

20

Indicative is for

Statements of fact, direct questions

21

Primary subjunctive tenses

Present
Perfect

22

Secondary subjunctive tenses

Imperfect
Pluperfect