In English: I was playing / I used to play
Like the Preterite Tense, the Imperfect is
formed by adding endings onto the stem.
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AR Verbs
ER and IR Verbs
dejar
dej
dejaba
dej
dejabas
dej
dejaba
dejábamos
dej
dejabais
dej
dejaban
dej
temer
tem
temía
tem
temías
tem
temía
temíamos
tem
temíais
tem
temían
tem
vivir
viv
vivía
viv
vivías
viv
vivía
vivíamos
viv
vivíais
viv
vivían
viv
One of the good things about the Imperfect
Tense is that it only has 3 irregular verbs !
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Ser (to be)
era
eras
era
éramos
erais
eran
Ir (to go)
iba
ibas
iba
íbamos
ibais
iban
Ver (to see)
veía
veías
veía
veíamos
veíais
veían
Irregular
stem and
endings
Uses –AR
endings
Stem has
an extra e
Practice……
ganar
(to win)
1. IShe
6.
wasused
winning
to believe
ganaba
creía
cocinar
(to cook)
2. You
7.
They(pl)
used
were
to hide
hiding
escondíais
escondían
creer
(to believe)
esconder
(to hide)
decidir
(to decide)
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3. He
8.
I used
wasto
cooking
win
cocinaba
ganaba
4. We used
9.
were to
deciding
cook
decidíamos
cocinábamos
5. You
10.
You (sg)
(sg) were
used believing
to decide
creías
decidías
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