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Unformatted text preview: Preterite of -ir stem-changing verbs Page 33 – Chapter 1 Realidades 3 Preterite of -ir stem-changing verbs • You know that stem changes in the present tense take place in all forms except nosotros and vosotros . • Preferir (e > ie) • Pref ie ro ver programas deportistas. • Pedir (e > I) • Pedimos los espeguetis. (No change) Preterite of -ir stem-changing verbs • Dormir (o > ue) • Los hermanos d ue rmen tarde. Preterite of -ir stem-changing verbs • In the preterite, -ir verbs like preferir, pedir , and dormir also have stem changes but only in the Ud./él/ella and Uds./ellos/ellas forms. • In these forms e changes to i and o changes to u . Preterite of -ir stem-changing verbs • Mi mamá se aburrió y se durmió durante la película. • Mis padres prefieron ver el concurso de belleza. • En la liga compitieron los mejores equipos de México. PREF E RIR (e > i) preferí preferiste pref i rió preferimos preferisteis pref i rieron P E DIR (e > i) pedí pediste p i dió pedimos pedisteis p i dieron D O RMIR (o > ue) dormí dormiste d u rmió dormimos dormisteis d u rmieron Preterite of -ir stem-changing verbs • Note the special spelling of the preterite forms of reír: REÍR (e > i) reí reíste r i ó reímos reísteis r i eron Preterite of -ir stem-changing verbs • Here are other -ir verbs with stem changes in the preterite tense. DIV...
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This note was uploaded on 11/15/2011 for the course SPAN 101 taught by Professor Jordan during the Fall '09 term at BYU.

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