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IGCSE / IB Grammar Preterite and Imperfect

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fui
I was
fuiste
you were
fue
she was
fuimos
we were
fuisteis
you were
fueron
they were
era
I used to be
eras
you used to be
era
he used to be
éramos
we used to be
erais
you used to be
eran
they used to be
estuve
I was
estuviste
you were
estuvo
he was
estuvimos
we were
estuvisteis
you were
estuvieron
they were
estaba
I used to be
estabas
you used to be
estaba
she used to be
estábamos
we used to be
estabais
you used to be
estaban
they used to be
fui
I went
fuiste
you went
fue
he went
fuimos
we went
fuisteis
you went
fueron
they went
iba
I used to go
ibas
you used to go
iba
he used to go
íbamos
we used to go
ibais
you used to go
iban
they used to go
hice
I did/made
hiciste
you did/made
hizo
he did/made
hicimos
we did/made
hicisteis
you did/made
hicieron
they did/made
hacía
I used to do/make
hacías
you used to do/make
hacía
she used to do/make
hacíamos
we used to do/make
hacíais
you used to do/make
hacían
they used to do/make
supe
I knew
supiste
you knew
supo
she knew
supimos
we knew
supisteis
you knew
supieron
they knew
sabía
I used to know
sabías
you used to know
sabía
he used to know
sabíamos
we used to know
sabíais
you used to know
sabían
they used to know
quise
I wanted
quisiste
you wanted
quiso
she wanted
quisimos
we wanted
quisisteis
you wanted
quisieron
they wanted
quería
I used to want
querías
you used to want
quería
he used to want
queríamos
we used to want
queríais
you used to want
querían
they used to want
vine
I came
viniste
you came
vino
he came
vinimos
we came
vinisteis
you came
vinieron
they came
venía
I used to come
venías
you used to come
venía
he used to come
veníamos
we used to come
veníais
you used to come
venían
they used to come
llegué
I arrived
llegaste
you arrived
llegó
she arrived
llegamos
we arrived
llegasteis
you arrived
llegaron
they arrived
llegaba
I used to arrive
llegabas
you used to arrive
llegaba
she used to arrive
llegábamos
we used to arrive
llegabais
you used to arrive
llegaban
they used to arrive
salí
I left
saliste
you left
salió
she left
salimos
we left
salisteis
you left
salieron
they left
salía
I used to leave
salías
you used to leave
salía
she used to leave
salíamos
we used to leave
salíais
you used to leave
salían
they used to leave
tuve
I had
tuviste
you had
tuvo
she had
tuvimos
we had
tuvisteis
you had
tuvieron
they had
tenía
I used to have
tenías
you used to have
tenía
she used to have
teníamos
we used to have
teníais
you used to have
tenían
they used to have
dije
I said
dijiste
you said
dijo
he said
dijimos
we said
dijisteis
you said
dijeron
they said
decía
I used to say
decías
you used to say
decía
he used to say
decíamos
we used to say
decíais
you used to say
decían
they used to say
traje
I brought
trajiste
you brought
trajo
she brought
trajimos
we brought
trajisteis
you brought
trajeron
they brought
traía
I used to bring
traías
you used to bring
traía
he used to bring
traíamos
we used to bring
traíais
you used to bring
traían
they used to bring
di
I gave
diste
you gave
dio
she gave
dimos
we gave
disteis
you gave
dieron
they gave
daba
I used to give
dabas
you used to give
daba
she used to give
dábamos
we used to give
dabais
you used to give
daban
they used to give
vi
I saw
viste
you saw
vio
she saw
vimos
we saw
visteis
you saw
vieron
they saw
veía
I used to see
veías
you used to see
veía
she used to see
veíamos
we used to see
veíais
you used to see
veían
they used to see
dormí
I slept
dormiste
you slept
durmió
she slept
dormimos
we slept
dormisteis
you slept
durmieron
they slept
dormía
I used to sleep
dormías
you used to sleep
dormía
she used to sleep
dormíamos
we used to sleep
dormíais
you used to sleep
dormían
they used to sleep
creí
I believed
creíste
you believed
creyó
she believed
creímos
we believed
creísteis
you believed
creyeron
they believed
creía
I used to believe
creías
you used to believe
creía
she used to believe
creíamos
we used to believe
creíais
you used to believe
creían
they used to believe
leí
I read
leíste
you read
leyó
she read
leímos
we read
leísteis
you read
leyeron
they read
leía
I used to read
leías
you used to read
leía
he used to read
leíamos
we used to read
leíais
you used to read
leían
they used to read
I heard
oíste
you heard
oyó
she heard
oímos
we heard
oísteis
you heard
oyeron
they heard
oía
I used to hear
oías
you used to hear
oía
she used to hear
oíamos
we used to hear
oíais
you used to hear
oían
they used to hear
pude
I could/was able
pudiste
you could/were able
pudo
she could/was able
pudimos
we could/were able
pudisteis
you could/were able
pudieron
they could/were able
podía
I used to be able
podías
you used to be able
podía
she used to be able
podíamos
we used to be able
podíais
you used to be able
podían
they used to be able
puse
I put
pusiste
you put
puso
she put
pusimos
we put
pusisteis
you put
pusieron
they put
ponía
I used to put
ponías
you used to put
ponía
she used to put
poníamos
we used to put
poníais
you used to put
ponían
they used to put