Presentation on theme: "Conjugate regular –ir in the preterite. Preterite Tense Preterite tense is used to tell actions that happen in the past. It is used for actions that are."— Presentation transcript:
Conjugate regular –ir in the preterite
Preterite Tense Preterite tense is used to tell actions that happen in the past. It is used for actions that are done and completed. Boom, done. Example: I rode the pony at the circus. He read the book. We ordered the tickets for the show.
Preterite Tense You cannot use preterite to describe the following in preterite (it will be imperfect tense): PWATER PPPPhysical description WWWWeather AAAAge TTTTime EEEEmotion RRRReoccurring Actions
Preterite Tense regular -ir We will practice with the infinitive vivir – to live It is the same as regular -er
Regular –ir endings in the preterite -í-imos -iste-isteis -ió-ieron
vivir = to live viv-viv- viv-viv- viv-viv-
Vivir = to live viví vivimos viviste vivisteis vivió vivieron