Plural Definite Articles in Spanish
A noun is a person, place or thing.
Every noun in Spanish is either masculine or feminine.
What do we know about determining the gender of a noun?
Plural means more than one.
In Spanish, the plural form of most nouns is
In SPAN 101 you will be learning many verbs. These are some facts that I need you to know.
1. All of the verbs in Spanish end in AR-ER-IR (hablar,comer,vivir)
2. All regular verbs follow a formula when conjugated.
3. All verbs have two parts the stem and
How to answer questions in Spanish in the first person. (YO)
1. Read the question and decide if the question requires a YES or NO answer. S o No
a. Cmo ests? It does not require a S o No so we just answer it.
Estoy muy bien!
b. Cal es tu pelcula
Imperatives And Usted and Ustedes
When we us the usted and ustedes form to address someone formally, a
subjunctive is necessary when issuing commands (basically, telling people you
dont know well to do something):
Ponga sus manos encima de la mesa! - Put
A Tricky Conjunction
'Aunque' (even though) can be used with the indicative or subjunctive; it depends
on if what you're saying is a fact, or if it's not yet a fact, respectively.
You can think of this as if you are using 'aunque' to say 'although' or 'ev
PRETERITE TENSE: IRREGULAR VERBS
-ar verbs with irregular yo form
Example c fi qu
g fi gu
z fi c
-er verbs with irregular third person singular and plural forms
Example caer fi cay / cay
Spanish Subjunctive Rules
Rule 1: The Subjunctive After Que
The subjunctive frequently follows que, and is used after verbs that express:
A. Wishes, hopes, and desires (For example: esperar que, desear que, querer
Quiero que vengas - I want you to co
Compound tenses in the subjunctive mood are formed with the appropriate conjugated form of
auxiliary verb haber (to have) + past participle (regular or irregular form).
The present perfect tense is formed by using the
PRESENT PERFECT TENSE
The present perfect tense is formed by using the present tense of the auxiliary verb haber
below in the present indicative) + past participle (regular or irregular form).
haber (present tense)
OTHER IRREGULAR VERBS
ser (to be) soy / eres / es / somos / sois / son
estar (to be) estoy / ests / est / estamos / estis / estn
ir (to go) voy / vas /va / vamos / vais / van
dar (to give) doy / das / da / damos / dais / dan
oler (to smell) huelo / h
1.A question is always introduced by an Interrogative symbol. .? (This symbol at the
beginning helps you know that a question is being asked. You can find this symbol on you PC
under Symbol or by holding ALT+168.
2. Notice that all qu
NORTH CAROLINA AGRICULTURAL AND TECHNICAL
Hybrid Class SPAN 101 Course Syllabus
Days & Times:
SPAN 101-003 or 011
Elementary Spanish I
Spanish Vocabulary 1- Greetings and Meeting People notes
*A formal situation, for example, is when you are speaking
with your professor and greeting him or her. It is used with those
you conversate with a title added to their name.
Indefinite Articles/School Subjects
Pluralizing Indefinite Articles
School courses in espaol
*Where is he/ she from?
*What is he or shes origin?
Ana es de Puerto Rico.
Ana es puertorriquea.
Mateo es de Honduras.
Mateo es hondureo.
Sandra es de Espaa.
Sandra es espaola.
Reinaldo es de Cuba.
Reinaldo es cubano.
Making Sentences Negative
To make a sentence negative, put no in front of the
No hablo espaol.
Ana necesita un cuaderno.
Ana no necesita un cuaderno.
El Presente Progresivo
The Present Progressive Verbs
The present progressive describes an action that is in process
at the moment we are talking.
Compound verb form
Present tense forms of ESTAR
Present Participle of the main verb
(gerund / gerundi
Spanish Vocabulary 5- Body Parts notes in Espanol
El cerebro = brain
El consultorio= medical office
El oido= inner ear
Respirar= to breathe
*Interesting fact #1: El cabello and el pelo are words used to refer
to hair. Referring to el cabello is more polit
Spanish Vocabulary 6-Present Tense verb examples/ notes
The following is an example of the verb comer used in present
tense form when addressing them both formally and informally in
conversations and sentences.
*Comer= to eat
Spanish Vocabulary 3- Colors In the Classroom notes
Colors & Examples
*El papel es blanco.
*La pizarra es negro.
*Los papels son rojos.
*El cuaderno es anaranjado.
*Los lapices son a
Spanish Vocabulary 2- First Time Conversations notes
*Cual has the same meaning as what when something is being
asked to someone regarding their personal information. A plural form =
Cual es tu nombre?
Cual es tu numero de telefono?
November 5, 2016
The Day of the Dead is a Mexican holiday that also celebrated internationally in several other
cultures. It is like a festival for a happy time for celebration. The Day of the Dead is focusing on
gatherings of family