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Unformatted text preview: conjugating these verbs is easy. For all stem-changers, it is always the stressed syllable that changes. Stem-changing verbs are so common that most dictionaries inform you of the stem change in the entry even before giving the verb's translation. There are basically three different ways in which the stem of a verb can change in the present tense. The verbs listed below are grouped according to the type of stem change they undergo. When you learn the meanings of the verbs below, memorize what kind of stem change each undergoes as well. The patterns for stem-changing verbs are very consistent. All forms of the verb will undergo a stem change except for nosotros/nosotras and vosotros/vosotras . The best way to see the patterns is to consider a few examples....
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- Fall '09