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Rodríguez 1 David Diego Rodríguez, Ph.D. University of Illinois at Chicago http://www.uic.edu/~ddr [email protected] Spanish 104 Exam I Study Guide Present Indicative Use the present indicative to express: An action in progress: ¿Qué haces? Hago la tarea de español. An action that occurs regularly or a situation that exists through and beyond the current moment: Todos los días voy a la universidad. En Seattle llueve con frecuencia. An action that will take place in the near future: Mañana salimos a las tres de la tarde. To form the present indicative, drop the infinitive ending and add the following verb endings: -ar verbs : -o, -as, -a, -amos, -áis, -an -er verbs : -o, -es, -e, -emos, -éis, -en -ir verbs : -o, -es, -e, -imos, -ís, -en In the present tense, some verbs change stem in all forms except nosotros and vosotros. Stem-changing verbs: cerrar (ie), querer (ie), sugerir (ie, i), recorder (ue), volver (ue), dormir (ue), morir (ue), repetir (i, i), perder (ie), pedir (i, i) . pensar volver pienso pensamos vuelvo volvemos piensas pensáis vuelves volvéis piensa piensan vuelve vuelven Some stem-changing verbs have irregular yo forms, but follow the regular stem-change pattern: decir (i) digo, dices, dice, decimos, decís, dicen tener (ie) tengo, tienes, tiene, tenemos, tenéis, tienen venir (ie) vengo, vienes, viene, venimos, venís, vienen Ir and Oír are irregular in the present indicative:
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This note was uploaded on 05/02/2008 for the course SPAN 104 taught by Professor Rodriguez during the Spring '06 term at Ill. Chicago.

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