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Flashcards in Foundation Course 5 Deck (114):
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I want

quiero

2

he wants

quiere

3

I can

puedo

4

I don't speak / I'm not speaking

no hablo

5

I understand

comprendo

6

I don't understand

no comprendo

7

do you understand it?

¿lo comprende?

8

do you understand me?

¿me comprende?

9

don't you understand me?

¿no me comprende?

10

why don't you understand me?

¿por qué no me comprende?

11

they understand

comprenden

12

only 4 exceptions of the present tense for 'I' not ending in o:

I go, I am (transitive), I am (instransitive), I give

voy, estoy, soy, doy

(all end in oy)

13

I know

(final exception not ending in o)

14

I don't know

no sé

15

I don't know it

no lo sé

16

I'm selling it

lo vendo

17

why don't you sell it?

¿por qué no lo vende?

18

why don't you all sell it?

¿por qué no lo venden?

19

they're not selling it

no lo venden

20

why don't you buy it?

¿por qué no lo compra?

21

they're not buying it

no lo compran

22

why don't you all buy it?

¿por qué no lo compran?

23

you

(informal / to a friend)

tu

24

do you speak English?

(to a friend)

¿hablas inglés?

25

speak Spanish with me

(for the imperative, switch tracks; a→e / e→a)

hable español conmigo

(habla→hable)

26

buy the book

compre el libro

27

this book

este libro

(este for el nouns)

28

tonight

(this night)

esta noche

(esta for la nouns)

29

this house

esta casa

30

this table

esta mesa

31

that book

ese libro

(removing the 't' from this (este) forms that)

32

that table

esa mesa

33

this

(without a noun)

esto

34

I want to see this

quiero ver esto

35

I'm going to buy this

voy a comprar esto

36

that

(without a noun)

eso

37

I want to see that

quiero ver eso

38

why don't you buy this book?

¿por qué no compra este libro?

39

buy that book

compre ese libro

40

he's not buying it

 

él no lo compra

41

don't buy it

no lo compre

42

why don't you sell it?

¿por qué no lo vende?

43

don't sell it

no lo venda

44

don't sell it

(to several people)

no lo vendan

45

don't sell it

(to a friend)

no lo vendas

46

sell that book

venda ese libro

47

buy that book

compre ese libro

48

don't buy it, it's not good

no lo compre, no es bueno

49

don't buy it

(to several people)

no lo compren

50

don't buy it

(to a friend)

no lo compres

51

buy it

(in the positive command, the pronoun is hooked on)

comprelo

52

buy it

(to several people)

comprenlo

53

them

los

54

buy them

(to several people)

comprenlos

55

don't buy them

(to several people)

no los compren

56

to take

tomar

57

why don't you take it?

¿por qué no lo toma?

58

don't take it

no lo tome

59

take it, take it!

¡tomelo, tomelo!

60

eat it

comalo

61

eat it, it's very good!

¡comalo, es muy bueno!

62

it's delicious

es delicioso

63

I want to speak with you

(to a friend)

quiero hablar contigo

64

we speak

hablamos

(drop the 'r' from the infinitive and add mos)

65

we eat

comemos

66

we're leaving

salimos

67

we're coming

venimos

68

we're selling

vendemos

69

we're writing

escribimos

70

we have

tenemos

71

we're doing it

lo hacemos

72

we're not doing it

no lo hacemos

73

we don't do it that way

no lo hacemos así

74

we're telling you

le decimos

75

we go

vamos

(an exception to the rule)

76

we're going to

vamos a

77

they go to

van a

78

you're all going to

van a

79

you're going to

(to a friend)

vas a

80

we're going to leave soon

vamos a salir pronto

81

to arrive

llegar

82

at what time are we going to arrive in Madrid?

¿a qué hora vamos a llegar a Madrid?

83

they're doing it

lo hacen

84

why don't you do it?

(to a friend)

¿por qué no lo haces?

85

I have

tengo

86

I come

vengo

87

I'm leaving

salgo

88

to put / to pose

poner

89

to oppose

oponer

90

to suppose

suponer

91

to compose

componer

92

I put

pongo

93

I'm putting it here

lo pongo aquí

94

the 'go-go' verbs:

I have, I come, I leave, I put

tengo, vengo, salgo, pongo

95

I suppose

supongo

96

I do

hago

97

I'm saying / I'm telling

digo

98

I'm doing it

lo hago

99

I'm telling you

le digo

100

to bring

traer

101

I bring

traigo

102

I'm bringing it

lo traigo

103

I'm putting it

lo pongo

104

where are you putting it?

¿dónde lo pone?

105

where are you all putting it?

¿dónde lo ponen?

106

where are you putting it?

(to a friend)

¿dónde lo pones?

107

we're putting it here

lo ponemos aquí

108

come with me!

(for the imperative, all the go-go's become ga-ga's)

¡venga conmigo!

109

don't leave!

¡no salga!

110

don't leave

(to several people)

no salgan

111

don't leave

(to a friend)

no salgas

112

don't put it here

no lo ponga aquí

113

put it here

pongalo aquí

114

will you put it here

puede ponerlo aquí