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Copyright © 2012 Vista Higher Learning. All rights reserved.10.2-1 Now that you have learned the forms of the preterite and the imperfect, you will learn more about how they are used. The preterite and the imperfect are not interchangeable. In Spanish, the choice between these two tenses depends on the context and on the point of view of the speaker.
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Copyright © 2012 Vista Higher Learning. All rights reserved.10.2-6 The preterite and the imperfect often appear in the same sentence. In such cases the imperfect describes what was happening, while the preterite describes the action that “interrupted” the ongoing activity.
Copyright © 2012 Vista Higher Learning. All rights reserved.10.2-7 You will also see the preterite and the imperfect together in narratives such as fiction, news, and retelling of events. The imperfect provides background information, such as time, weather, and location, while the preterite indicates the specific events that occurred.
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Hace + time expression + que (with the present and preterite tenses)
Preterit vs. Imperfect.
Uses of the imperfect The imperfect is used for actions that are not countable. Used to do or used to happen (Habitual actions) Yo iba al consultorio cada.
Point de départ Although the passé composé and the imparfait are both past tenses, they have very distinct uses and are not interchangeable. The choice.
Objetivos I can conjugate a verb in the imperfect tense I can use the imperfect tense to talk about an event that took place over a period of time or used.
EL PASADO DESCRIPTIVO El Imperfect. You will use the Imperfect When you "set a scene" describing what your house or dog used to look like and.
The Imperfect Tense; Preterite and Imperfect
Point de départ You have already seen some uses of the passé composé versus the imparfait while talking about things and events in the past. Here are.
Copyright © 2014 Vista Higher Learning. All rights reserved In Lessons 6–9, you learned the preterite tense. Now you will learn the imperfect tense,
Copyright © 2008 Vista Higher Learning. All rights reserved. 4.3–1 Por and para are both translated as for, but they are not interchangeable.
El Imperfecto. The imperfect form of hay is había (there was; there were; there used to be). ¡Atención! Ir, ser, and ver are the only verbs that are irregular.
The Imperfect Tense: Describing a Situation
In order to talk about events in the past, Spanish uses two simple tenses: the preterite and the imperfect. In this lesson, you will learn how to form.
-AR ending verbs BAILAR ESCUCHAR MÚSICA MIRAR LA TELE HABLAR CANTAR.
Copyright © 2012 Vista Higher Learning. All rights reserved In order to talk about activities, you need to use verbs. Verbs express actions or states.
Enjoying Tenses. Definition of Verb Tense Verb tenses are tools that English speakers use to express time in their language.
Both Spanish and English use the present progressive, which consists of the present tense of the verb to be and the present participle of another verb.
Copyright © 2012 Vista Higher Learning. All rights reserved In Lección 2, you learned how to form the present tense of regular -ar verbs. You also.
Preterito vs. imperfecto
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