Archive for the ‘ Grammar ’ Category

Spanish verb: ir – to go

Posted in Verbs on 26 April 2017

Ir is one of the most common irregular Spanish verbs, so you should learn it – and the many idiomatic expressions it is used in – asap.

Argentinian Spanish – Yo and Vos

Posted in Pronouns on 29 March 2017

Guest author Gabriela Madera explains some differences in Argentinian Spanish: the pronunciation of yo and the use of vos in place of .

Pretérito

Posted in Verbs on 5 March 2017

The pretérito is the Spanish simple past tense, used to talk about things that were completed in the past.

Prepositions

Posted in Prepositions on 26 February 2017

Introduction to some of the most common Spanish prepositions: a, con, de, en, and sin.

Stem-Changing Verbs

Posted in Verbs on 19 February 2017

Spanish stem-changing verbs have a spelling change in the stem of most forms. Many common verbs are stem-changing, so be sure to learn how to conjugate them with this lesson.

Todo, Toda, Todos, Todas

Posted in Adjectives, Pronouns on 5 January 2017

Todo is a very common and versatile word in Spanish that can be used as an adjective or as a pronoun.

Reflexive verbs

Posted in Verbs on 22 December 2016

Reflexive verbs must be used with a reflexive pronoun in order to indicate that the subject is performing the action of the verb upon itself. While reflexive verbs exist in English, they are much more common in Spanish.

Possessive Adjectives

Posted in Adjectives on 19 September 2016

Learn how to say my, your, his, her, its, our, and their in this lesson on Spanish possessive adjectives, then test your skills.

Venir – To Come

Posted in Verbs on 5 September 2016

Learn the conjugations, usage, and expressions of the common irregular verb venir, then take the test.

Possessive De

Posted in Prepositions on 8 August 2016

The Spanish preposition de is used to express possession in place of the ‘s or s’ found in English.