Presentation on theme: "Reflexive verbs Reflexive verbs are used to talk about things that you do to yourself. In Spanish you specify whom you bathe, shower, shave, etc. To say."— Presentation transcript:
1 Reflexive verbsReflexive verbs are used to talk about things that you do to yourself.In Spanish you specify whom you bathe, shower, shave, etc. To say “I need to take a bath” or “I need to bathe” you say “ Necesito bañarme.” “I need to bathe myself”
2 My name is Peter I call myself Peter Me llamo PedroWhat’s your name? How do you call yourself?¿Cómo te llamasHis name is Raul He calls himself RaulÉl se llama Raul.Our name is “N’Sync” We call ourselves “N’Sync”“Nos llamamos N’Sync”Their names are Ana and Bob. They call themselves Ana and BobSe llaman Ana y Bob,
3 With gusta we use these object pronouns Me nos te os le lesWith reflexive verbs we use these reflexive pronounsme nos te osse se3rd person is “se” for him/herself
4 With “gusta verbs” the verb and pronoun did not have to agree… With “gusta verbs” the verb and pronoun did not have to agree… me gusta, te gusta, le gustanWith reflexive verbs the verb and the pronoun MUST agree.I put on my pantsMe pongo los pantalones
5 Me quito los zapatos de tenis. Te cepillas el pelo con una peina.Se seca el cuerpo con una toalla.Nos afeitamos con la crema de afeitarSe duermen en la cama.
6 Often reflexive verbs are used in verb phrases… Quiero bañarme.I want to take a bath.Piensas ducharteYou plan to showerHe wants to get dressedQuiere vestirseWe’re going to wash upVamos a lavarnos
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