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Hola! Do you have troubles conjugating verbs in Spanish? Do you know how to use the future tense? Ever get confused on whether to use the preterite or imperfect tense when talking about actions in the past? Well, look no further. Here, we're proud to say that top WyzAnt Spanish tutors have written down everything they know and are sharing it with YOU to help you master the Spanish language.


El condicional

The conditional tense is used to express the idea of would/could in English. It's one of the easiest verb tenses to conjugate in Spanish. This lesson reviews the uses and ways to conjugate the conditional tense in Spanish.

El futuro

The future tense is used to talk about things that have not occurred yet. In English, the thought is expressed as "will study" or "will talk," implying that the speaker has not yet performed the action, but intends to do so. This lesson describes the uses and conjugations of the future tense in Spanish.

El perfecto presente y perfecto pasado

The perfect tense is used to describe events that are occurring or have just occurred. For example, "He has written his essay" describes an action that just recently ended. This lesson describes the different forms the perfect tense can take (present, past, and future), and how to conjugate each in Spanish.

Preterito y imperfecto

At first, knowing the difference between the preterit and imperfect tenses may seem a bit daunting; however, once you get the hang of it, you won't need to think twice! This lesson describes the different uses of the preterit and imperfect tenses and when to use each.

El progresivo y participios presentes

The present progressive tense is used to tell what someone is doing at any given moment. For example, "I am studying" - "am studying" makes use of the present progressive tense, because it tells what action is in progress. The thought is similarly expressed in Spanish, with the verb "estar" (to be) plus a present participle (the equivalent of an "ing" word in English). This lesson describes how to use the present progressive tense in Spanish.

El subjuntivo

The subjunctive tense is used to describe things that contradict fact. It is also used when emotion, desire, doubt, or uncertainty are expressed. This lesson goes through the subjunctive verb tense endings as well as how and when to use the subjunctive tense.

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