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Spanish Present Tense Stem-Changing Verbs: "e" becomes "i" (Part II)

On this page you are going to learn the Present Tense of the following Stem-changing Verbs:
impedir, medir, corregir, and elegir.

All these verbs end in "ir" and have a letter "e" right before the last syllable. This letter "e" changes to "i" when you conjugate these verbs.

However not all persons change!

Watch carefully how they change, listen to the pronunciation and then, you will be able to make the exercise at the end of this page.

Before learning how to conjugate these verbs, you should know their meaning ...

Here is a quick flashcard activity with examples to discover and memorize the meaning of these commonly used Spanish verbs: (below you'll find verb conjugation, pronunciation and exercises)



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Stem-changing Verbs, "e" becomes "i":
Part 1
Preterite Tense Stem-changing Verbs: "e" becomes "i" - "o" becomes "u" )

 

Good! Now that you are familiar with the meaning of these verbs in Present tense, listen and memorize the verb conjugation below. Watch carefully how they change:



impedir
yo impido
impides
él impide
nosotros impedimos
vosotros impedís
ellos impiden

medir
yo mido
mides
él mide
nosotros medimos
vosotros medís
ellos miden

corregir
yo corrijo
corriges
él corrige
nosotros corregimos
vosotros corregís
ellos corrigen

elegir
yo elijo
eliges
él elige
nosotros elegimos
vosotros elegís
ellos eligen

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1. Exercise - Present tense Stem-Changing verbs (e-i)

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

impedir ----
answer
corregir ---- el profesor (the teacher)
answer
elegir ---- yo
answer
elegir ---- los candidatos (candidates)
answer
impedir ---- él
answer
medir ---- nosotros
answer
medir ---- yo
answer
elegir ---- nosotros
answer
corregir ----
answer
elegir ---- vosotros
answer
medir ---- ellos
answer
elegir ----
answer
corregir ---- yo
answer
impedir ---- nosotros
answer
medir ----
answer
medir ---- vosotros
answer
impedir ---- yo
answer
medir ---- él
answer
impedir ---- vosotros
answer
corregir ---- nosotros
answer
corregir ---- vosotros
answer
elegir ---- el pueblo (the population)
answer
corregir ---- los alumnos (the students)
answer
impedir ---- ellos
answer