Preterite vs Imperfect Part II: Oral Exercise #1

The exercise below will practice the situtations under which you must choose to use the preterite or imperfect tense in Spanish. Study the accompanying lesson, Preterite vs Imperfect Part II, to review the topic.

You will be presented with an English phrase. Attempt to translate the phrase into Spanish, knowing that the use of the preterite or the imperfect is necessary. Look for key words in the phrase that help indicate which tense should be used. Then swipe left or click on ‘continue’ to proceed to the next slide.

The speaker in this exercise is from Latin America.

Oral Exercise

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