Unformatted text preview: form of verbs in Spanish because they always end in one of three ways: – ar, – er, or – ir. The above examples of infinitives include one of each type. Because hablar ends in – ar, it is called an – ar verb . Beber is an –er verb and escribir is an –ir verb . The type of infinitive the verb has ( –ar, –er, or –ir ) will determine the conjugation patterns of the verb in different tenses. • The main reason you need to know about infinitives is because the verbs you learn will be written in their infinitive form. It is helpful to learn the list of simple verbs...
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- Fall '09
- Spanish, Grammatical tense, Romance languages, Grammatical mood, infinitive form, Beber