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    • Imperfect or Preterit Mrs. Huff Spanish 3
    • Preterit Tense• Remember your wheel and your giant/Grant chart of conjugations?• Need a copy of that chart? é amos í imos aste iste ó aron ió ieron
    • Imperfect Tense• Remember what we JUST took at test over last week? aba ábamos ía íamos ías abas aba aban ía ían
    • What’s the difference?• Both the PRETERIT and the IMPERFECT are tense about things that already happened, so . . .what’s the difference??• Title your notes: Reasons to use the Preterit or Imperfect
    • Make a chart on your paper . . .Preterit Tense Imperfect TensePast Tense
    • Preterit Tense1. One-time action • It happened, it’s over • I FELL down the stairs.2. Definite beginning and definite ending • Starting time and ending time • I GOT DRESSED for school.3. Narration (of what happened) • Telling a story/sequence of events • Then I WENT into the cafeteria.4. Interrupting action • An action that interrupts another action in the past • He was doing his homework when I CALLED.
    • Imperfect Tense1. Ongoing action • A past action in progress (was/were) • I WAS SLEEPING on my couch at 8:00.2. Repeated action • Happened often (used to) • She USED TO PLAY with dolls.3. No definite beginning or end • No start time and no real ending • When I WAS A CHILD, . . . .4. Time/Date/Age/Feeling/Description • All of those . . • When I WAS 10 years old, I WAS skinny.5. Interrupted activity • An action that gets interrupted • He WAS DOING his homework when I called.