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1

What does sobrehumano mean?

super-humane

2

What does sobreimponer mean?

super-imposition

3

What does the "des" mean in descontento, desaparecer, and descubrir mean?

"dis"

4

What does the "ante" in "anteayer," "antemano," or "anteanoche" mean?

"Before"

5

What is the compound tense and how is it formed?

The way to say to have "has/have/had" something like "I have eaten."

The compound tense is formed by using the conjugated verb "haber" and the past participle, which is -ado and -ido for most ar/er verbs.

6

What is past participle of abrir?

abierto

7

What is past participle of decir?

dicho

8

What is past participle of escribir?

escrito

9

What is past participle of poner?

puesto

10

What is past participle of ver?

visto

11

What is past participle of cubrir?

cubierto

12

What is past participle of hacer?

hecho

13

What is past participle of morir?

muerto

14

What is past participle of romper?

roto

15

What is past participle of volver?

vuelto

16

Haber into present tense:

"He has _____"

he
has
ha

hemos
hebeis
han

17

Haber into past perfect tense:

"He had _______"

había
habías
había

habíamos
habíais
habían

18

Haber into preterit perfect:

"He had _____ "

hube
hubiste
hubo

hubimos
hubisteis
hubieron

19

Haber into future perfect:

"He will have _____."

habré
habrás
habrá

habremos
habréis
habrán

20

Haber into the conditional perfect:

"He would have _____."

habría
habrías
habría

habríamos
habríais
habrían

21

What is the progressive tense and how is it formed?

Used to say do-"-ing" something.

The conjugated verb "estar" is used with the gerund form of the verb, which is -ando/-iendo.

22

What does "algo" mean?

"something"

23

What does alguien mean?

someone/somebody

24

What does algún/algúnos/a/s mean?

any/some/someone

25

What does nada mean?

nothing

26

What does nadie mean?

no one/not anymore/nobody

27

What does ningún/ningúno/a mean?

no (not a single), none, not any

28

What does "o...o" mean?

either ... or

29

What does "ni...ni" mean?

neither ... nor

30

What does "siempre" mean?

always