Acabar de + infinitive
   Acabar – to complete   Acabo         Acabamos   Acabas   Acaba         Acaban   Acabar – to complete   Acababa   ...
   The recent past condition is used to describe    something that just happened.   It is expressed by combing a present...
   Example: I have just finished my homework.   I have just finished – Acabo de terminar   my homework. – mi tarea.   ...
1.   I have just given the test.2.   You (familiar) have just been to the beach.3.   He has just stopped the car.4.   We h...
6.    I had just served the food.7.    You (familiar) had just laughed.8.    She had just heard the news.9.    We had just...
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Recent past condition

  1. 1. Acabar de + infinitive
  2. 2.  Acabar – to complete Acabo Acabamos Acabas Acaba Acaban Acabar – to complete Acababa Acabábamos Acababas Acababa Acababan
  3. 3.  The recent past condition is used to describe something that just happened. It is expressed by combing a present or imperfect form of the verb acabar (to complete) with the preposition de and the infinitive of the action verb.
  4. 4.  Example: I have just finished my homework. I have just finished – Acabo de terminar my homework. – mi tarea. Acabo de terminar mi tarea. Example: I had just eaten when he called. I had just eaten – Acababa de comer when he called. – cuando llamó. Acababa de comer cuando llamó.
  5. 5. 1. I have just given the test.2. You (familiar) have just been to the beach.3. He has just stopped the car.4. We have just gone to the house.5. They have just read to the children.
  6. 6. 6. I had just served the food.7. You (familiar) had just laughed.8. She had just heard the news.9. We had just gone to the store.10. They had just told the teacher.

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