Preterite Vs. Imperfect, Rule of Thumb (Spanish Past Tense)

This is the first past tense video I’ve created on this site. The past tense is a bit tricky for us English speakers because there are two past tenses–each with a full conjugation. This video is a big picture, aerial view of what’s going on, how it’s different than what we do in English, and why it gives us such troubles.

Related Videos:

Regular, Preterite AR Conjugation

Regular, Preterite ER/IR Conjugation

Imperfect AR Conjugation

Regular, Imperfect ER/IR Conjugation

Preterite Vs. Imperfect, Life Lessons

Preterite Vs. Imperfect, One More Thing

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