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Unformatted text preview: a mi abuela de vez en cuando. I used to visit my grandmother from time to time. S etting or description El sol brillaba y la vista era bonita. The sun was shining and the view was pretty. Since the English language doesn't have a special tense to indicate repetitive or ongoing actions, there are a number of ways to get across this idea. The expression used to in front of a verb, or even using the word would in front of the verb can indicate repetitive actions. For example: I used to study a lot or I would cry every day in kindergarten. To show ongoing actions in English, the past progressive tense is often used: I was studying Don't try to translate these expressions literally into Spanish, just use the imperfect conjugation of the verb...
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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