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Presente de Indicativo (Present Indicative)
Uses
Actions/states of being in the present, habitual actions, general truths, near future.
Presente de Indicativo (Present Indicative)
Conjugations
hablar- hablo, hablas, habla; hablamos, hablan
beber- bebo, bebes, bebe; bebemos, beben
recibir- recibo, recibes, recibe; recibimos, reciben
Imperfecto de Indicativo
(Imperfect Indicative)
Uses
A past tens: suggests
incomplete actions, continous past actions, actions happening at the same time as other actions (backgroung actions).
Imperfecto de Indicativo
(Imperfect Indicative)
Conjugations
Hablar- hablaba, hablabas, hablaba; hablábamos, hablaban
Beber- bebía, bebías, bebía; bebíamos, bebían
(er and ir verbs have the same conjugation pattern)
Imperfecto de Indicativo
(Imperfect Indicative)
Irregulars
Ir- iba, ibas, iba; íbamos, iban
Ser- era, eras, era; éramos, eran
Ver- veía, veías, veía, veíamos, veían
Pretérito
(Preterit)
Uses
Completed past actions.
Pretérito
(Preterit)
Conjugations
Hablar- hablé, hablaste, habló; hablamos, hablaron
Beber- bebí, bebiste, bebió; bebimos, bebieron
(er and ir verbs have the same conjugation pattern)
Futuro
(Future)
Uses
Actions that will take place sometime in the future.
Futuro
(Future)
conjugation
Hablar- hablaré, hablarás, hablará; hablaremos, hablarán
(ar, er, and ir verbs have the same conjugation pattern)
Potencial Simple
(Conditional)
Uses
Actions you would do if something else were possible, a conditional desire (emphasizing courtesy).
Potencial Simple
(Conditional)
Conjugation
Hablar- hablaría, hablarías, hablaría; hablaríamos, hablarían
(ar, er, and ir verbs have the same conjugation pattern)
Presente de Subjuntivo
(Present Subjunctive)
Uses
To express wishes, preferences, requests, emotion, or doubt.
Also used in formal commands, negative familiar commands, first person plural commands.
Presente de Subjuntivo
(Present Subjunctive)
Conjugations
Go to the present indicative, 1st person singular conjugation of the verb, drop the o ending, and:
For an -ar ending type, add e, es, e; emos, en
For an -er or -ir ending type, add a, as, a; amos, an

Common irregulars: Dar, haber, ir, ser, dormir, sentir, tocar
Imperfecto de Subjuntivo
(Imperfect Subjunctive)
Uses
Same reasons as the present subjunctive, but when verb in the main clause is in the imperfect, preterit, conditional, or pluplerfect (as opposed to the present or future tense).
Imperfecto de Subjuntivo
(Imperfect Subjunctive)
Conjugations
For all verbs, drop the ron ending of the 3rd person plural of the preterit and add the following endings: ra, ras, ra; ramos, ran.