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Grammar essential #65 Preterite Tense
Preterite tense is used to tell actions that happen in the past. It is used for actions that are done and completed. Boom, done.
I rode the pony at the circus.
He read the book.
We ordered the tickets for the show. Preterite Tense
You cannot use preterite to describe the following in preterite (it will be imperfect tense):
PWATER Physical description Weather Age Time Emotion Reoccurring Actions Irregulars in the yo form only
If the infinitive ends –car, change ending to –qué.
Example yo tocar = yo toqué yo practicar = yo practiqué ...
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