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									  What is a verb?
A verb is a word which describes
the action in a sentence (the doing
word)
Examples
I play football.
We eat spaghetti.
 What is a verb tense?
Verb tenses describe WHEN the
action is happening.
•PRESENT (it happens)
•PAST (it happened)
•FUTURE (it will happen)
  What is the present tense?
We use it to describe actions which are
 happening now or which are true at the
 moment or in general.

Hablo español
I speak Spanish
Congulation of verbs
Learning the patterns of language allows to create your own phrases

Subject pronouns
yo                                    I
tú                                    You (singular)
él / ella                             He/she
nosotros / nosotras                   We
vosotros / vosotras                   You (plural)
ellos / ellas                         They
Congulation of verbs
Learning the patterns of language allows to create your own phrases

Subject pronouns
yo                                   ????
tú                                   ????
él / ella                            ????
nosotros / nosotras                  ????
vosotros / vosotras                  ????
ellos / ellas                        ????
Argentina
TÚ-TÚ
egocéntrico =
 self-centred
Tú, tú, tú, tú
Yo, yo, yo, yo
¿Quién? …
¡Ni tú
ni yo!
Subject Pronouns
Yo          Nosotros/as
Tú          Vosotros/as
Él   Ella   Ellos   Ellas
The present tense
 What is a verb tense?
Verb tenses describe WHEN the
action is happening.
•PRESENT (it happens)
•PAST (it happened)
•FUTURE (it will happen)
There are 3 types of verb in Spanish


-AR e.g. hablar
-ER e.g. comer
-IR e.g. vivir
When the verb has the –AR, -ER, -IR
ending it is called the INFINITIVE.
The infinitive means TO ……

Hablar = to speak
Comer = to eat
Vivir = to live
What is a
 VERB?
What is the
 PRESENT
  TENSE?
What is the
INFINITIVE?
The STEM
of the verb
When the verb has the –AR, -ER, -IR
ending it is called the INFINITIVE.
When you remove the –AR, -ER, -IR it
becomes THE STEM.

Hablar = habl_
Comer = com_
Vivir = viv_
When you remove the –AR, -ER, -IR it
becomes THE STEM.

What do you add
to make it “I live”
        viv_
Vivir = vivo
The present tense          hablar - to speak
habl o     I speak, I am speaking
habl as    You speak, you are speaking
habl a     He / she speaks, he / she is speaking
habl amos We speak, we are speaking
habl áis   You speak, you are speaking
habl an    They speak, they are speaking
habl o
habl as
habl a
habl amos
habl áis
habl an
 How do we form the Present Tense?
There are 3 categories or GROUPS of verbs. You
recognise them according to the ending of the
infinitive:
     – ar         – er         – ir
     hablar      comer         vivir
     to speak      to eat    to live
hablar         to speak


 Yo I                      habl o
 Tú You                    habl as
 Él / Ella He / She / It   habl a
 Nosotros We               habl amos
 Vosotros You Lot          habl áis
 Ellos / Ellas They        habl an
                  hablar     comer
                              to eat
                                       vivir
                  to speak             to live


Yo              hablo        com       viv
I

Tú              hablas       com       viv
You

Él / Ella       habla        com       viv
He / She / It

Nosotros        hablamos     com       viv
We

Vosotros        habláis      com       viv
You Lot

Ellos / Ellas
They            hablan       com       viv
                  hablar     comer
                              to eat
                                       vivir
                  to speak             to live


Yo              hablo        como      vivo
I

Tú              hablas       comes     vives
You

Él / Ella       habla        come      vive
He / She / It

Nosotros        hablamos     comemos   vivimos
We

Vosotros        habláis      coméis    vivís
You Lot

Ellos / Ellas
They            hablan       comen     viven
To conjugate a verb.
         hablo
        hablas
         habla
       hablamos
        habláis
        hablan
   Conjugation.
I’m bringing conjugation back!
Plenary

								
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