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Flashcards in Verbs that change meaning in the preterite Deck (12):
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Conocer (normal meaning)

To know; To be acquainted with

2

Conocer (preterite meaning)

To meet

3

Saber (normal meaning)

To know information; To know how to do something

4

Saber (preterite meaning)

To find out; To learn

5

Poder (normal meaning)

To be able; can

6

Poder (preterite meaning)

To manage; To succeed (could and did)

7

Querer (normal meaning)

To want; To love

8

Querer (preterite meaning)

To try

9

Pude

I succeeded

10

No pude

I failed (to)

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Quise

I tried (to)

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No Quise

I refused (to)