Cap1-The present tense- Regular -er -ir verbs

Cap1-The present tense- Regular -er -ir verbs - -ER &...

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-ER & -IR Verbs As we saw in the previous presentation, there are three conjugations of verbs in Spanish: –AR, –ER, and –IR. -ER and –IR verbs are often studied together because all of their endings (except one) are identical.
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BEBER BEBER Let’s look at an example, the verb BEBER , which means “to drink.” It ends in –ER , so it is included in this class.
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BEBER BEBER The verb can be split into two parts: The base: BEB- The infinitive ending: -ER
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BEBER BEBER Now let’s say “I drink.” Start with the base: BEB- When you talk about yourself, add –O , just as you did for the –AR verbs.
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BEBER BEBER yo beb o Are you surprised?
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BEBER BEBER Now let’s talk about you. When the subject is , you add –ES (remember that it’s an –E R verb).
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BEBER BEBER beb es
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BEBER BEBER Let’s guess endings for the other persons: él, ella, Ud., nosotros, ellos, ellas, Uds.
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BEBER BEBER él beb e ella beb e Ud. beb e nosotros beb emos ellos beb en ellas beb en Uds. beb en
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Cap1-The present tense- Regular -er -ir verbs - -ER &...

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