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Spanish Imperfect Tense - Irregular Verbs

On this page you are going to learn the Imperfect tense of the following irregular verbs: ser, ver and ir.

... only 3 verbs?

Claro que sí!
We only have these 3 irregular verbs in imperfect tense ;-)

Well, as a teacher I have to say that actually, there are some other irregular verbs like "prever" and "entrever". But don't worry too much about them. They follow the same conjugation as "ver"

Do you remember the meaning of these Spanish verbs?

I hope you do! But if you don't, here is a quick activity to discover and memorize the meaning of these commonly used Spanish verbs: (below you'll find verb conjugation, pronunciation and exercises)






 

Good! Now that you are familiar with the meaning of those verbs and with the Imperfect tense, listen and memorize the verb conjugation below. All these verbs are irregular verbs, so watch carefully how they change:



ser
yo era
eras
él era
nosotros éramos
vosotros erais
ellos eran

ver
yo veía
veías
él veía
nosotros veíamos
vosotros veíais
ellos veían

ir
yo iba
ibas
él iba
nosotros íbamos
vosotros ibais
ellos iban

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1. Exercise - Imperfect tense irregular verbs

Do you already know the verbs above? ... Great! Practice verb conjugation:

ver ---- yo
answer
ir ---- ustedes
answer
ir ----
answer
ser ---- vosotros
answer
ser ---- mis abuelos (my grandparents)
answer
ir ---- nosotros
answer
ir ---- usted
answer
ser ---- yo
answer
ver ---- vosotras
answer
ver ----
answer
ser ---- ella
answer
ir ---- vosotros
answer
ser ---- nosotros
answer
ir ---- yo
answer
ver ---- nosotros
answer
ver ---- algunos chicos (some boys)
answer
ser ----
answer
ver ---- él
answer






 
 

1. Exercise - Imperfect tense irregular verbs

Do you already know the verbs above? ... Great! Practice verb conjugation:

ver ---- yo
answer
ir ---- ustedes
answer
ir ----
answer
ser ---- vosotros
answer
ser ---- mis abuelos (my grandparents)
answer
ir ---- nosotros
answer
ir ---- usted
answer
ser ---- yo
answer
ver ---- vosotras
answer
ver ----
answer
ser ---- ella
answer
ir ---- vosotros
answer
ser ---- nosotros
answer
ir ---- yo
answer
ver ---- nosotros
answer
ver ---- algunos chicos (some boys)
answer
ser ----
answer
ver ---- él
answer