Spanish: Present Indicative of – AR VERBS - Explanation
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This lesson explains Present Indicative of – AR VERBS. Here you'll learn the conjugation of the verbs with the ending –ar in the present tense. (More text below video...)
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English: Let’s see now the conjugation of the verbs with the ending –ar in the present tense. Let’s use the verb to speak for the example:
Spanish: Veamos ahora la conjugación de los verbos con la terminación –ar en el tiempo presente.  Usemos el verbo hablar para el ejemplo:
English: I speak, you speak, you speak, he speaks, she speaks, we speak, you speak, you speak, they speak, they speak.
Spanish: Yo hablo, tú hablas, usted habla, él habla, ella habla, nosotros hablamos, vosotros habláis, ustedes hablan, ellos hablan, ellas hablan.
English: Usually the pronoun is omitted due to the fact that the verb ending indicates who is performing the action.
Spanish: Usualmente se omite el pronombre debido a que la terminación del verbo indica quién está ejecutando la acción.
English: However, the forms of the third person singular and plural are ambiguous and for this reason, sometimes it’s necessary to use the pronouns “usted, él, ella, ustedes, ellos y ellas.”
Spanish: Sin embargo, las formas de la tercera persona del singular y del plural son ambiguas y por esta razón, a veces es necesario utilizar los pronombres “usted, él, ella, ustedes, ellos y ellas.”
English: I eat breakfast, you eat breakfast, but you eat breakfast, he eats breakfast, she eats breakfast. We eat breakfast, you eat breakfast, but you eat breakfast, they eat breakfast, they eat breakfast.
Spanish: Veamos un ejemplo con el verbo “desayunar”:Let’s see an example with the verb “to eat breakfast”. Desayuno, desayunas, pero usted desayuna, él desayuna, ella desayuna. Desayunamos, desayunáis, pero, ustedes desayunan, ellos desayunan,ellas desayunan.
English: One more example:
Spanish: Un ejemplo más:
English: The verb “to eat dinner”: I eat dinner, you eat dinner, you, he or she eats dinner, we eat dinner, you eat dinner, you, they, they eat dinner.
Spanish: El verbo “cenar”: ceno, cenas, usted, él o ella cena, cenamos, cenáis, ustedes, ellos, ellas, cenan.
English: Other verbs very usual in this conjugation are:
Spanish: Otros verbos muy usuales de esta conjugación son:
English: To travel, to look, to listen, to walk, to talk, to cook, to work, to study.
Spanish: Viajar, mirar, escuchar, caminar, conversar, cocinar, trabajar, estudiar.
English: Very well, now let’s practice.
Spanish: Muy bien, ahora vamos a practicar.
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