Preterite verbs

The Preterite Preterit tense

It's all in the past...

The preterite describes actions completed in the past. Along with the imperfect tense, it's one of two tenses in Spanish for talking about past actions.

GV3 Repaso Ir a infinitive with imperfect.wmv
GV3 Repaso Preterite.wmv
GV3 Repaso 2 Preterite and Imperfect.wmv
GV3 Repaso Preterite and Imperfect.wmv
GV3 Repaso Preterite and Imperfect Contrasted Querer Saber.wmv
GV3 Preterite and Imperfect of Stative Verbs.wmv
Realidades Textbook
Exprésate Textbook Resources

Online activities from the Realidades textbook

Book 1:

Preterite of Regular -AR verbs Ch. 7B p. 354

Preterite of -car,-gar, -zar verbs Ch. 7B p. 356

Preterite of Regular -ER and -IR verbs Ch. 8A p. 383

Preterite of Ir Ch. 8A p. 385 and Ver p. 383

Preterite of Dar and Hacer Ch 8B p. 412

Online activities from the Exprésate textbook

Book 1:

Book 2:

Review of the regular verbs Ch. 2B p. 110

Preterite of Ir and Ser Ch. 3A p. 140

Preterite of Hacer, Tener, Estar, and Poder Ch. 3A p. 142

Preterite of Oír, Leer, Creer, and Destruir Ch. 5A p. 250

Review of the Irregular Preterites Ch. 5B p. 274

Preterite of -ir stem-changing verbs Ch. 6A p. 302

Preterite -AR Verbs

Preterite of -ar verbs Ch. 8B p. 288

Grammar videos:

Preterite of -ar verbs

Preterite of verbs ending in -car and -gar

Preterite of -er and -ir verbs

Preterite of Ir

Preterite of Hacer and Dar

Preterite of Ir, Ser, Hacer, Tener, Estar, Poder

Preterite of Oír, Leer, & Creer

Preterite of Venir, Decir, Poner, & Traer

Preterite of -ir Stem-changing Verbs

Preterite of Ir 8B p. 290

Practice activities - Book 1:

Preterite of Regular -AR verbs

Preterite of Spell-changing verbs

Preterite of Regular -ER and -IR verbs

Preterite of Ir

Preterite of Dar and Hacer

Preterite of -ar reflexives 8B p. 292

Señor Jordan's Spanish Videos

Excellent grammar explanations with video

Conjuguemos Online Spanish Practice

Online practice and games

Review of the Preterite 9A p. 316, 10A p. 352

Zambombazo: An Explosion of Language and Culture

Music videos and activities for practice

Spanish Proficiency Exercises from the University of Texas at Austin

Preterite of -car,-gar, -zar Ch. 10A p. 354

Video interviews, podcasts, and grammar explanations

Spanish Grammar Lessons

Online Grammar Lessons with worksheets

The general preterite

Preterite of Hacer Ch. 10A p. 356

Book 2:

Preterite: Basics

Irregular Preterite Verbs

Review of -ar, -er, -ir, and Hacer, Ir Ch. 2B p. 66

Preterite of -car, -gar, -zar and Conocer 3A p. 92

Flashcards on Quizlet.com

Preterite of Andar, Tener, Venir, Dar, Ver 3A p. 94

VideoEle: Learn Spanish online

Videos and interactive activities to learn Spanish online

Preterite of Ponerse and Decir 4A p. 130

Art Activity - Preterite and Imperfect

Art activity with the Regular -AR verbs in the Preterite (Printable download)

Instructions

estudiar, tratar, bailar, cocinar, cantar, enseñar, lavar, terminar, ganar

Preterite of Stem-Changing -ir verbs 4A p. 132

Regular -AR Verbs in the Preterite

Preterite of Ser and Estar 4A p. 134

Barbara Kuczun Nelson's Spanish Language & Culture

Self-correcting exercises

Preterite of verbs like Caerse 4A p. 146

StudySpanish.com Online Grammar Practice

Grammar explanations with self-correcting exercises

Bowdoin Online Spanish Grammar

Preterite of Poder and Traer 5A p. 170

Detailed grammar explanations with self-correcting exercises

GAMES ONLINE:

Game: Conjugations

Preterite

Preterite of Regular Verbs

Preterite of Irregular Verbs

Me encanta escribir en español
Pinterest

Preterite with mental and emotional states 6B p. 224

Preterite of Creer, Leer, Construir, Oír, Caerle 6B p. 226

Practice Book 1:

Preterite of -ar verbs

Preterite of Ir

Preterite of -ar reflexives

Preterite of -er and -ir verbs

Reviews of the preterite: Part 1 - Part 2

Preterite of -car, -gar, -zar verbs

Preterite of Hacer

Practice Book 2:

Review of -ar, -er, -ir, and Hacer, Ir

Preterite of -car, -gar, -zar and Conocer

Preterite of Andar, Tener, Venir, Dar, Ver

Preterite of Ponerse and Decir

Preterite of Stem-Changing -ir verbs

Preterite of Ser and Estar

Preterite of Verbs like Caerse

Preterite of Poder and Traer

Preterite with mental and emotional states

Preterite of Creer, Leer, Construir, Oír, Caerle

Pinterest: El Pretérito

Wordreference.com Online Spanish-English Dictionary

Online Dictionary, Verb Conjugator, and Language Forums

Verb conjugator

Regular -AR Verb Preterite Endings

Regular Preterite -AR, -ER, -IR Preterite Endings with Irregulars in Yo Form

Preterite of IR (and SER)

Preterite of ir, ser, hacer, dar, ver

Preterite of IR (and SER) - Sr. Wooly

Regular Verbs in the Preterite

Preterite Rap: More Regular Preterite

Regular Verbs in the Preterite

Preterite -ER and -IR Verbs Rap

Irregular Verbs: Ser, Ir, Hacer, Ver. Dar

Irregulars: Hacer Saber, Poder, Poner, Decir, Traer, Conducir, Tener, Andar, Estar

Caber, Saber, Haber, Querer, Venir, Hacer

Andar, Tener, Estar, Traer, Decir, Traducir

Poder, Poner

Hacer, Ser, Visitar, Jugar, Trabajar, Comprar, Ayudar, Dar, Hablar, Escuchar

Practice your conjugations with this verb chant!