golpeábamos
-we were hitting
The word golpeábamos is the imperfect form of golpear in the first person plural.
See the full golpear conjugation

golpear

Tu padre y yo golpeábamos al caballo para hacerlo avanzar.
Your daddy and I would slap the horse on its backside.
Nuestra primera herramienta cortaba donde la golpeábamos.
Our very first tool only cut where we struck it.
Mientras más nos golpeábamos el uno al otro, más nos acercábamos.
The more we beat each other up, the closer we got.
Sí, y tampoco nos golpeábamos.
Yeah, we also never hit each other.
Si llegábamos a la casa con un ramo de flores y golpeábamos la puerta probablemente nos abriría para recibir el ramo.
If we walked to the door with a bouquet of flowers, knocked on the door, she'd probably open up to receive the flowers.
La gente dormía aún. Golpeábamos la puerta, los levantábamos del sueño, para que votaran lo antes posible.
People were still sleeping. We would knock on the door and rouse them to hurry and vote.
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