E to I Stem-Changing Verbs
• We know that some verbs in Spanish
require a stem change in the present
tense form of the conjugated verb.
– Boot verbs
– There is a stem change inside the verb boot.
• We have already studied E to IE stem
changers
– Pensar
– Querer
– Encender
E to I Stem Changing Verbs
PEDIR = To Ask
Yo
pido
Nosotros pedimos
Tu
pides
Vosotros
El
Ella
Usted
pedis
Ellos
pide
Ellas
Ustedes
piden
INSIDE THE BOOT CHANGED
FROM AN E TO AN I
Yo
pido
Nosotros pedimos
Tu
pides
Vosotros
El
Ella
Usted
pedis
Ellos
pide
Ellas
Ustedes
piden
Other E to I Stem Changing Verbs
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Repetir
Servir
Decir (except in the yo form …yo digo)
Pedir
Pedir permiso
Pedir perdon
Pedir prestado
Descargar

E to I Stem-Changing Verbs