Essential Spanish Verbs is the course for you if you need help with your study of Spanish.
The aim of this book is to help you improve your command of Spanish by focusing on one aspect of language learning that invariably causes difficulties - verbs and the way they behave.
Whether you are a complete beginner or a relatively advanced learner, you can consult the book when you need to know the form of a verb quickly.
The introductory section gives you a complete overview of Spanish verbs and how they work in the various tenses.
Essential Spanish Verbs contains:
- full coverage of the main tenses for 200 frequently used Spanish verbs arranged alphabetically for quick and easy reference
- examples of the verbs in everyday use, with colloquial expressions and words sharing the same origin
- a Spanish-English verb list of approximately 3000 verbs with details of the patterns they follow
- an English- Spanish verb list giving the most frequently used English verbs in Spanish with details of the patterns they follow
Learn effortlessly with a new, easy-to-read page design and interactive features:
Lots of instant help with common problems and quick tips for success, based on the author's many years of experience.
Easy to find and learn, to build a solid foundation for speaking.
Maria Rosario Hollis taught Spanish courses for many years at the University of Kent. Keith Chambers is a former tutor in Spanish at the University of Surrey.
Introduction What are verbs and how do they work? what is a verb? i, you, he, she, it...: person past, present, future...: tense regular and irregular verbs formation and use of tenses indicative, subjunctive, imperative...: mood the active and passive voice transitive and intransitive verbs reflexive verbs modal verbs the verb 'gustar' verbs tables spanish-english verb list english-spanish verb list