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Preterite regular -er and -ir verbs conjugation

í, iste, ió, imos, isteis, ieron

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Preterite conjugation of -car verbs

In yo form (1st person singular) only,
c becomes qu
Buscar -busqué, buscaste, buscó, bus amid buscasteis, buscaron

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Preterite conjugation of -gar verbs

Change in yo form (1st person singular) only
G changes to gu
Llegar conjugated to llegué, llegaste, llegó, llegamos, llegasteis, llegaron

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Preterite conjugation of -zar verbs

Change in yo form (1st person singular) only
Z changes to c
Gozar conjugates to gocé, gozaste, gozó, gozimos,gozasteis, gozaron

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Preterite verbs that change in 3rd person singular and plural
2 vowels together
Examples leer, creer, and oír

Él leyó, ellos leyeron
Él creyó, ellos creyeron
Él oyó, ellos oyeron

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Preterite verbs that change in 3rd person singular and plural
In the root. E to I

Pedir conjugates to él pidió, ellos pidieron
Medir conjugates to él midió, ellos midieron
Vestirse conjugates to se vistió, se vistieron

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Preterite verbs that change in 3rd person singular and plural
In the root. O to U

Morir conjugates to él murió, ellos murieron
Dormir conjugates to él durmió, ellos durmieron

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Preterite, U-stem change verbs
Examples estar, tener, poder, poner, saber

Vowel in root changes to u, no accent marks
Estuve, tuve, pude, puse, supe

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Preterite, I-stem change
Examples: hacer, venir, quirer

Vowel in root changes to I
Hice, vine, quise

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Preterite, J-stem change verbs
Examples: decir, traer, conducir, traducir

-cir verbs are usually j-stem verbs
C changes to J, no accent marks, the Uds (3rd person plural) form drops the I in the ieron to become eron
Dijeron, trajeron, condujeron, tradujeron

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Haber conjugation

Def: to be
Hay-there is, there are (present tense)
Hubo-there were (Preterite)

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Preterite Regular -ar verb endings conjugation

é, aste, ó, amos, asteis, aron