preterite tense ending
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preterite tense ending(
preh
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duhr
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iht
 
tehns
 
ehn
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dihng
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (grammar)
a. la terminación del tiempo pretérito
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Mariela, my tutor, taught me the preterite ending of the yo form today. Tomorrow we will learn the rest.Mariela, mi profesora particular, me enseñó la terminación del tiempo pretérito de la forma yo hoy. Mañana aprenderemos las demás.
b. la terminación del pretérito
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The preterite tense endings are harder to learn than the future tense endings.Las terminaciones del pretérito son más difíciles de aprender que las terminaciones del futuro.
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