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

"-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!
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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