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Irregulares en el Pretérito

 

Apuntes – El Pretérito – Los Irregulares

·        There are certain groups of verbs whose stem and endings are irregular in the preterite.

 

bulletHere are the endings for these verbs:

e

imos

 iste

isteis

o

Text Box: **The –J group has a different ending for this form. It is –eron.

 ieron**

 

bulletNotice that there are no accents and the yo and él, ella, Ud. form is different.
bulletIt is easier to remember these irregulars in groups based on the stem.

 

-UV GROUP

INFINITIVE

STEM

tener

tuv

andar

anduv

estar

estuv

 

-U GROUP

INFINITIVE

STEM

poder

pud

poner

pus

saber

sup

 

-I GROUP

INFINITIVE

STEM

venir

vin

hacer

hic

querer

quis

 

-J GROUP

INFINITIVE

STEM

decir

dij

traer

traj

conducir

conduj

***These verbs have a different ellos, ellas, Uds. form. The ending for this form is only –eron. The i is omitted.

 

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