Unformatted text preview: él form of the verb. If you simply added the ending –ió to the base of the verb ca–, the result would be caió. Since there are three vowels and the middle one is the letter i, it changes to y in the chart. Notice this also happens to the third person plural form of the verb. Table 4. Preterite Forms of the Verb Caer Singular Plural yo caí (I fell) nosotros/nosotras caímos (we fell) tú caíste (you [informal] fell) vosotros/vosotras caísteis (you [informal] fell) usted cayó (you [formal] fell) ustedes cayeron (you [formal] fell) él cayó (he fell) ellos cayeron (they fell) ella cayó (she fell) ellas cayeron (they fell)...
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This note was uploaded on 11/06/2011 for the course SPAN 101 taught by Professor Oliveros during the Fall '09 term at Texas State.
- Fall '09