Present Tense of the verb Querer (to
want) with Infinitives
Chapter 3- Spanish 1
Conjugation of Querer (to want)
Yo
Quiero- I want
Nosotros
Queremos- We want
Tú
Quieres- You want
Vosotros
Queréis- You all want
Él, Ella,
Usted
Quiere- He, she wants
Ellos, Ellas,
Ustedes
Quieren- They want
To say what you and others want…use these
forms of the verb “querer”.
More about Querer
• Just as with gustar, you can use a noun or an
infinitive of a verb after a form of querer to
say what you and others want OR want to do.
– Quiero fruta.- I want fruit.
– Quiero comer fruta. – I want to eat fruit.
– ¿Qué quieres hacer?- What do you want to do?
– Juan quiere escuchar musica. – Juan wants to
listen to music.
¡Traduce!
1. I want to ride a bike. Quiero montar en bicicleta.
2. You want to eat pizza.
3. Juan wants to play tennis.
4. We want to read.
5. They want to sing.
6. I want to swim.
7. You want to rent videos.
8. She wants to watch TV.
9. Juan and I want to eat italian food.
10.Juan and Maria want to go to the movies.
Contestas
1. Quiero montar en bicicleta.
2. Quieres comer pizza.
3. Juan quiere jugar al tenis.
4. Queremos leer.
5. Quieren cantar.
6. Quiero nadar.
7. Quieres alquilar videos.
8. Quiere ver television.
9. Juan y yo queremos comer comida italiana.
10. Juan y Maria quieren ir al cine.
¡Ejercicios!
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Present Tense of the verb Querer (to want) with Infinitives