The Fun and Exciting World of
AR VERBS!!!!
Spanish 1
4520
• That’s how many new simple sentences you will be able
to say by the end of the lesson.
• 36 new verbs
• 10 subject pronoun meanings
• 3 English translations
• Now negate them all
• Total = 4520 new sentences
What is an infinitive?
• An infinitive is a verb that has NOT been
conjugated yet.
• An infinitive expresses action
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To dance
To eat
To live
To go
4 Categories of Spanish
Infinitives
AR Verb
BAILAR – to dance
ER Verbs
COMER – to eat
IR Verbs
VIVIR – to live
Irregular Verbs
SER – to be
We call AR, ER, and IR
verbs “regular” because
they all follow a pattern
in their conjugated
forms.
The Conjugation of an - AR verb
in the Present tense.
Whenever we conjugate a verb, we set up our
conjugation with our subject pronouns.
Yo
Nosotros
Tú
Vosotros
Él
Ellos
Ella
Ellas
Ud
Uds
The Steps to the Conjugation of an AR
verb in the Present tense.
1. Select an AR Verb (bailar)
2. Chop off the AR. You are left with the stem of the verb
(bail-)
3. Rewrite the stem next to all of the subject pronouns.
4. Add the appropriate endings to the stem.
Bailar – to dance
Yo
bailo
Nosotros
bailamos
Tu
bailas
Vosotros
bail ais
El
Ella
Usted
Ellos
baila
Ellas
Ustedes
bailan
So…What does this mean?
Yo bailo
Nosotros bailamos
I dance.
I am dancing.
I do dance.
We dance.
We are dancing.
We do dance.
Tu bailas
Vosotros bailais
You dance.
You are dancing.
You do dance.
You dance.
You are dancing.
You do dance.
El (Ella) baila
Ellos / Ellas bailan
He/she dances.
He/she is dancing.
He/ she does dance.
They dance.
They are dancing.
They do dance.
Usted baila
Ustedes bailan
You dance.
You are dancing.
You do dance.
You dance.
You are dancing.
You do dance.
Practicamos!!!
Cantar = to sing
What do you think these
infinitives mean?
More Common Infinitives
I Can’t Take It…More Common AR
Verbs.
La Tarea
Pick 10 AR verbs
and conjugate them
in your notebooks!
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