PRETERITE TENSE IRREGULARS: "-ir" verbs with a preterite tense stem change!

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"-ir" verbs which have a stem-change in the present tense (o-ue, i-ie, & e-i) will have a short stem change (o-u & e-i) in the 3rd person forms in the preterite tense!

dormir

to sleep

I slept

dormí

he slept

él durmió

morir

to die

we died

morimos

it died

murió

pedir

to ask for

I asked for

pedí

he asked for

pidió

they asked for

pidieron

they died

murieron

they slept

durmieron

sentir

to feel

I felt

sentí

she felt

ella sintió

they felt

sintieron

mentir

to lie

I lied

mentí

he lied

él mintió

they lied

mintieron

we lied

mentimos

repetir

to repeat

I repeated

repetí

she repeated

repitió

they repeated

repitieron

conseguir

to get

I got

conseguí

he got

consiguió

they got

consiguieron

seguir

to follow

we followed

seguimos

she followed

ella siguió

they followed

siguieron

divertirse

to have fun

I had fun

me divertí

he had fun

él se divirtió

they had fun

se divirtieron

preferir

to prefer

she preferred

ella prefirió

they preferred

prefirieron

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