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1

what is the imperfect tense used for?

to describe things in the past tense as well as to talk about actions that were happening in the past

2

what can the imperfect verb be roughly used as an equivalent for?

“used to + verb” or “would + verb” or “was/were + verb + ing”

3

what are three irregular verbs in the imperfect tense?

-ir
-ser
-ver

4

how is the imperfect verb "ir" conjugated?

Yo iba
Tú ibas
Él, Ella, Usted iba
Nosotros íbamos
Vosotros ibais
Ellos, Ellas, Ustedes iban

5

how is the imperfect verb "ser" conjugated?

Yo era
Tú eras
Él, Ella, Usted era
Nosotros éramos
Vosotros erais
Ellos, Ellas, Ustedes eran

6

how is the imperfect verb "ver"conjugated?

Yo veía
Tú veías
Él, Ella, Usted veía
Nosotros veíamos
Vosotros veíais
Ellos, Ellas, Ustedes veían

7

what does the verb ser describe?

a noun

8

how are regular "ar" imperfect verbs conjugated?

Yo aba
Tú abas
Él, Ella, Usted aba
Nosotros ábamos
Vosotros abais
Ellos, Ellas, Ustedes aban

9

how are regular "er" & "ir" imperfect verbs conjugated?

Yo ía
Tú ías
Él, Ella, Usted ía
Nosotros íamos
Vosotros íais
Ellos, Ellas, Ustedes ían

10

how is the imperfect verb "mirar"conjugated?

Yo miraba
Tú mirabas
Él, Ella,Usted miraba
Nosotros mirábamos
Vosotros mirabais
Ellos, Ellas, Ustedes miraban

11

how is the imperfect verb "comer"conjugated?

Yo comía
Tú comías
Él, Ella, Usted comía
Nosotros comíamos
Vosotros comíais
Ellos, Ellas, Ustedes comían

12

how is the imperfect verb "vivir"conjugated?

Yo vivía
Tú vivías
Él, Ella, Usted vivía
Nosotros vivíamos
Vosotros vivíais
Ellos, Ellas, Ustedes vivían