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Spanish Verb Workshop: Past (Northcote)

3 hour verb workshop for Spanish past tense


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Description

Need a boost with verbs? This 3-hour workshop is perfect for students who have completed Upper Elementary 2 and 3 or the Lower Intermediate levels - or 80-160 hours of Spanish. The workshop reviews the conjugation patterns, as well as the use of TWO of the PAST TENSES - the pretérito INDEFINIDO and the pretérito IMPERFECTO.

What you workshop:

El pretérito indefinido: 

  • a comprehensive summary of the simple past (pretérito indefinido)
  • regular forms of the simple past (cené / cenaste / cenó ...)
  • verbs that change stem in the present but not in the past (cerrar / pensar ...)
  • verbs that change stem in the present and past (dormir / repetir / sentir ...)
  • irregulars (ser / ir / dar / ver)
  • strong irregulars (pretéritos fuertes) (tuve / puse / hice / dije ...)
  • verbs with spelling changes (llegué / empecé / leyó ...)
  • using the simple past (pretérito indefinido) to talk about the following past actions:
    • completed actions
    • actions with no relation to the present
    • actions that occurred in a series
    • actions that occurred during a specific period of time
    • the beginning or end of an action

El pretérito imperfecto:

  • a comprehensive summary of the pretérito imperfecto 
  • regular forms of the pretérito imperfecto (hablaba / hablabas / hablaba ...)
  • the 3 irregular verbs (ir / ser / ver)
  • using the pretérito imperfecto to talk about the following actions:
  • actions in the past that are not seen as completed
  • habitual actions in the past
  • describing things in the past
  • telling the time and stating one's age in the past
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What you will learn
  • a comprehensive summary of the simple past (pretérito indefinido)
  • a comprehensive summary of the pretérito imperfecto
What you will get
  • Study materials are included in the course fee.

What to bring
  • Pen, paper and heaps of enthusiasm!
What to wear

Casual

Appropriate for

Intermediate


El Patio specialises in Spanish, with short courses for beginners through to proficient. We pride ourselves on our healthy numbers of continuing students at advanced levels. Classes are small, serious but fun, and are suitable for those wishing to become fluent in Spanish, for travellers, partners of Spanish-speakers, and those who want to train their brain.

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Refund & Cancellation Policy

El Patio Spanish Language School requires 48 hours notice via email prior to the start of a class or event for a full refund or transfer.  Refunds and transfers will not be processed if cancellation occurs within 48 hours of the event commencing. We do not offer refunds for missed classes. There are no fees for refunds or transfers. For cancellations prior to the 48 hour cut off, email El Patio Spanish Language School to organise a refund or transfer

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Terms & Conditions

Anyone partaking in any classes or coming to any events at El Patio Spanish Language School or organised by El Patio Spanish Language School must agree to these terms and conditions.

1.) LIABILITY WAIVER

I agree to take on full responsibility for any damages, injuries and for physical and/or personal property, which I might incur whilst participating in classes and/or events organised by El Patio Spanish Language School.

2.) PHOTO & VIDEO

I agree to give El Patio Spanish Language School unrestricted publishing rights for any photographs or videos taken at El Patio Spanish Language School classes and events or on El Patio Spanish Language School's premises. (For use of El Patio Spanish Language School marketing materials).

3.) REFUNDS

El Patio Spanish Language School requires 48 hours notice in writing prior to the class for a full refund or transfer. 

4.) CANCELLATIONS

In the event that a class is cancelled, students will be notified via text message or email and entitled to a full refund or credit.

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