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Standard 9: Quizlet Live!

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el pretérito
Specific instance or number of instances
Te llamó tres veces.
He/She called you three times.
Me llamó ayer.
He/She called me yesterday.
el pretérito
Action that interrupts ongoing events
Trabajaba cuando mi amiga llamó.
I was working when my friend called.
el pretérito
Focus on the beginning or ending of an action
Empezó a llover.
It started to rain.
el pretérito
Enclosed amount of time
Horneamos por tres horas.
We baked for three hours.
el imperfecto
Weather
Llovía.
It was raining.
Hacía sol.
It was sunny.
el imperfecto
Age
Cuando tenía tres años, quería ser bombero.
When I was three, I wanted to be a firefighter.
el imperfecto
Time
Eran las ocho.
It was eight o'clock.
el imperfecto
Emotion
Estaba triste.
I was sad.
el imperfecto
Repetition (Used to)
Visitaba a mi abuela durante el verano.
I used to visit my grandmother during the summer.
el imperfecto
Setting and description (what was happening?)
Era domingo.
It was Sunday.
Mis amigos celebraban.
My friends were celebrating.
mientras
while
tocaba el piano
he/she was playing the piano (used to play)
dijo que
he/she said that
tenía prisa
I was in a hurry
íbamos
we were going (we used to go)
hacía mal tiempo
the weather was bad
me gustaban
I used to like
la receta
recipe
los ingredientes
ingredients
la taza de medir
measuring cup
una cucharada
a tablespoon
una cucharadita
a teaspoon
una lata
a can
revolver
to stir/scramble
los huevos revueltos
scrambled eggs
picar
to dice
picado(a)
diced
un ají (el pimiento)
chili pepper
una cebolla
an onion
un pepino
a cucumber
freír
to fry
frito(a)
fried
hervir
to boil
hervido(a)
boiled
cocido(a)
cooked
derretir
to melt
derretido(a)
melted
la mantequilla
butter
hornear
to bake
horneado(a)
baked
añadir
to add
congelar
to freeze
congelado(a)
frozen
crudo(a)
raw
cubrir
to cover
la mayonesa
mayonnaise
la mostaza
mustard
las especias
spices
vegetariano(a)
vegetarian
tratar de
to try to
evitar
to avoid
la comida rápida
fast food
las proteínas
protein
los carbohidratos
carbohydrates
la grasa
fat
el azúcar
sugar
la sal
salt
la pimienta
pepper
nutritivo(a)
nutritious
la vitamina
vitamin
echarle
to add to something
¿Le echas sal a la comida?
Do you add salt to your food?
entero(a)
whole (entire)
un trozo
a piece
¿Qué lleva la sopa?
What's in the soup?
llevar
to have something in it (to contain)
Lleva las almendras.
It has almonds in it.
saber a
to taste like
al gusto
to taste (to one's liking)
oler
to smell
huele a
it smells like
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