brief syllabus quiz

Last week ¿Asististe a un partido de fútbol la semana pasada? Walk around and collect answers from different persons… .

antes. before. en este momento… Yesterday. long time ago… Now… PRETÉRITO (PASADO) PRESENTE Impefecto (PASADO) . LÍNEA DEL TIEMPO Ayer. hace mucho tiempo… Ahora.

The preterite is used to describe actions or states that began or were completed at a definite time in the past. .• Spanish has two simple tenses to indicate actions in the past: the preterite (el pretérito) and the imperfect (el imperfecto).

. -er. Yesterday I broke up with my Sergio prepared a delicious dinner. Sergio preparó una cena deliciosa.• The preterite tense of regular verbs is formed by dropping the infinitive ending (-ar. -ir) and adding the preterite endings. Note that the endings of regular -er and -ir verbs are identical in the preterite tense. • The preterite of all regular and some irregular verbs requires a written accent on the endings in the yo and usted/él/ella forms. Ayer rompí con mi novia. girlfriend.

disteis. fuisteis. . they do not take a written accent. dieron ver vi. dio. vieron The preterite of hay is hubo. visteis. vimos. unlike other regular preterites. Note that the preterite forms of ver are regular. There were two concerts on Friday. and dar also have irregular preterites. dimos. The preterite forms of ser and ir are identical. fuiste. ir. ser/ir fui. diste. fueron dar di. fue. However. vio. viste. ¡ATENCIÓN! Ser. Hubo dos conciertos el viernes. fuimos.

Workbook activity .

Página 29 To a wedding or any other family celebration .

• Verbs with infinitives ending in -uir change -i.in the usted/él/ella form and in the ustedes/ellos/ellas form of the preterite. -gar. All other forms are regular. . and -zar have a spelling change in the yo form of the preterite.• Verbs that end in -car.to -y.

creer. They also require a written accent on the -i. leer. Inc.in the usted/él/ella form and in the ustedes/ellos/ellas form of the preterite. .3-10 rights reserved. All 1. • Caer.to -y. and oír change -i. © 2014 by Vista Higher Learning.in all other forms.

.• Stem-changing -ir verbs also have a stem change in the usted/él/ella form and in the ustedes/ellos/ellas form of the preterite.

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Página 29 last month Writing… .

DI ALGO .

Check the meaning (p.8) EL GUIÓN… EL/LA LECTOR/A CORTOMETRAJE… LA CINTA… ALARGAR… EL/LA PROTAGONISTA… PRECIOSO/A… CIEGO/A ENTERARSE… LA ESCENA… RESPIRAR… TURBIO/A Cortometraje script VER EL VIDEO .

Ejercicio 2. . ¿Qué ocurrió (to happen) en el cortometraje? Reporten las acciones relevantes. ¿Cómo era Pablo? Reporten su forma de hablar y de actuar ¿Por qué Irene solo decía “Di algo”? ¿Por qué huye (to run away) Irene al final? What… how… why… when… where… who… Qué… cómo… por qué… cuándo… dónde… quién… Página 11.

HOY APRENDIMOS… Preterite DI ALGO (para el exam) PRÓXIMO VIERNES: prueba .