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How to say with imperfect and preterite in Spanish the following paragraph? " I rode a camel when I travel to Petra in Jordan. I was sweating from walking in the hot desert. My grandma sat down when she couldn't walk any longer ."
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Monté en camello cuando viajé a Petra en Jordania (finished action). Yo estaba sudando por caminar en el desierto caliente (long action "the wave"). Mi abuela se sentó cuando no pudo caminar más (finished action)
actually it is a little mistake in the sentence.
the correct one should be:
" I rode a camel when I was traveling to Petra in Jordan. I was sweating from walking in the hot desert.
  Monté un camello cuando estaba viajando a Petra en Jordania. Estaba  sudando por caminar en el desierto caliente.
 
or
" I rode a camel when I traveled to Petra in Jordan. I was sweating from walking in the hot desert.
Yo monté a camello cuando yo viajé a Petra in Jordania. Yo estaba sudando por caminar en el desierto caliente.
 
Remember , the time in sentences has to be accordingly, and of course you can change it , as long is between comas.
 
regards
 
Pablo Minaca
 
 
 Cuando viajaba a Petra en Jordania (Imperfecto), monté (pretérito) un camello. Yo estaba sudando por caminar en el desierto caliente. (Yo sudé mucho por caminar en el desierto). Mi abuela se sentó (pretérito) cuando no pudo  (pretérito) caminar más.
Now, when it comes to the Spanish language, it is best to remember to order of which the preterite and the imperfect come in when they are in the same sentence. So, for the first sentence, the imperfect comes first and then the preterite. The second sentence is imperfect. The third sentence is the same as the first. I hope this helped.