Category Archives: Present Tense

Agua (Jarabe de Palo)

Jarabe de palo, a Spanish latin rock group presents the dilemma of a one-way platonic love… It uses tener and querer, two of the most common irregular verbs in the present tense. Enjoy. ¿Cómo quieres ser mi amiga si por … Continue reading

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Luz de día (Enanitos Verdes)

Enanitos verdes is a great Argentinian rock band, and Luz de día is a terrific song about the story of two old sweethearts who reencounter. It’s starts with an imperative sentence: “Open the champagne…” Wanna know more? Remember, the proof-read … Continue reading

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La camisa negra – Juanes

The verb “tener” is an irregular verb in the present tense; not only it has an e-to-ie stem change in all but the yo, nosotros, and vosotros forms, but also, the yo form is completely irregular and is conjugated as … Continue reading

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“Dime” by José Luis Perales

José Luis Perales es un cantante oriundo del norte de España, de la comunidad autónoma de Navarra. Es muy querido tanto en España como en Latinoamérica. Su canción “Dime” invita a la reflexión sobre los males que han aquejado y … Continue reading

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