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Regular preterite Review these verbs for your verbal test over regular preterite endings.

Term Definition
Vivir to live
comer to eat
escribir to write
subir to climb or go up
beber to drink
aprender to learn
dividir to divide
vender to sell
comprender to understand
abrir to open
salir to leave
jugar to play
patinar to skate
viajar to travel
tocar to play an instrument
hablar to speak
ganar to win or earn
cantar to sing
nadar to swim
comprar to buy
tomar to take/eat/drink
escuchar to listen
almorzar to eat lunch
practicar to practice
ayudar to help
llegar to arrive
esperar to wait or hope
trabajar to work
bailar to dance
-ar preterite endings e, aste, o, amos, aron with accents over e and o
-er or -ir preterite endings i, iste, io, imos, ieron with accents over i and io
-gar verbs need to be spelled in the yo form to keep the hard g: ue
-zar verbs need to be spelled in the yo form to keep the s sound: ce
-car verbs need to be spelled in the yo form to keep the K sound: que
preterite forms of nadar nade, nadaste, nado, nadamos, nadaron (plus two accents)
preterite forms of comer comi, comiste, comio, comimos, comieron (plus two accents)
preterite forms of salir sali, saliste, salio, salimos, salieron (plus two accents)
preterite forms of jugar JUGUE, jugaste, jugo, jugamos, jugaron (plus two accents)
preterite forms of tocar TOQUE, tocaste, toco, tocamos, tocaron (plus two accents)
preterite forms of almorzar ALMORCE, almorzaste, almorzo, almorzamos, almorzaron (plus two accents)