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Asked • 06/26/19

Iros instead of "idos" (imperative of verb "ir")?

I have heard many times the use of the infinitive instead of the imperative in Spanish with the verb "ir". For example: - Si me queréis, *irse (Instead of: Si me queréis, váyanse) [Famous quote of artist Lola Flores] - *Ir yendo (Instead of: Id yendo) - *Iros ya (Instead of: Idos ya)In Spain I have heard this error so often that for me "iros" even sounds much better than "idos" though I know that it's an error. Does this problem happen in any other regions of the world? Does it also happen with other verbs?

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Adriana D. answered • 06/28/19

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