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Verbos -IR Y Verbos -er - Quiz

Write the correct present tense form of the verb.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Los niños ________ tomar leche fría.  (preferir)

    Explanation
    The correct answer is "prefieren" because it is the conjugated form of the verb "preferir" in the third person plural (ellos/ellas) present tense. This means that it matches with the subject "los niños" (the children) in the sentence.

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  • 2. 

    Yo ________ el café al té.  (preferir)

    Explanation
    The correct answer is "prefiero" because it is the first person singular form of the verb "preferir" in the present tense. In this sentence, the subject "Yo" (I) is expressing their preference for coffee over tea.

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  • 3. 

    La profesora ________ la ventana porque tiene calor.  (abrir)

    Explanation
    The correct answer is "abre" because it is the third person singular form of the verb "abrir" in the present tense. In the sentence, "La profesora abre la ventana porque tiene calor," the verb "abre" agrees with the subject "la profesora" and indicates that she is the one opening the window because she feels hot.

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  • 4. 

    Mi tío ________ en Buenos Aires, la capital de Argentina.  (vivir)

    Explanation
    The correct answer is "vive" because the sentence is referring to a singular third-person subject (mi tío) and the verb "vivir" is conjugated in the present tense to match this subject.

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  • 5. 

    Nosotros ________ muchas cartas a nuestros amigos.  (escribir)

    Explanation
    The correct answer is "escribimos" because it is the conjugated form of the verb "escribir" in the first person plural (we) in the present tense. This form matches the subject "nosotros" (we) in the sentence, indicating that "we write" many letters to our friends.

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  • 6. 

    Mi hermano gemelo ________ sus juguetes conmigo.  (compartir)

    Explanation
    In this sentence, the verb "compartir" means "to share". The subject of the sentence is "mi hermano gemelo" (my twin brother). The verb form that agrees with this subject is "comparte", which is the third person singular form of the verb. Therefore, the correct answer is "comparte".

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  • 7. 

    ¿Qué ________ tomar Uds? (preferir)

    Explanation
    La forma correcta de conjugar el verbo "preferir" en la segunda persona del plural (ustedes) es "prefieren". En este caso, la pregunta está preguntando qué opción prefieren ustedes.

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  • 8. 

    Los estudiantes ________ sus cuadernos para tomar apuntes.  (abrir)

    Explanation
    The correct answer is "abren" because it is the correct conjugation of the verb "abrir" in the present tense for the subject "los estudiantes". In Spanish, when referring to the third person plural (they), the verb ending should be "-en". Therefore, "abren" is the correct form of the verb for this sentence, meaning "They open".

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  • 9. 

    Los estudiantes no ________ mucha tarea. (querer)

    Explanation
    The correct answer is "quieren". This is because "quiero" is the conjugation of the verb "querer" (to want) in the first person singular form, while "quieren" is the conjugation in the third person plural form. In the sentence, "los estudiantes" refers to "the students", which is a plural noun, so the correct conjugation of "querer" to use is "quieren".

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  • 10. 

    Raquel ________ un libro cada día.  (leer)

    Explanation
    The correct answer is "lee" because it is the correct conjugation of the verb "leer" in the present tense for the third person singular form. In this sentence, "Raquel" is the subject and the verb "lee" agrees with it. The sentence translates to "Raquel reads a book every day."

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  • 11. 

    Nosotros ________ un examen la próxima semana.  (tener)

    Explanation
    The correct answer is "tenemos" because it is the correct conjugation of the verb "tener" in the first person plural form. In this sentence, "Nosotros" means "we" and "un examen" means "an exam." Therefore, the sentence translates to "We have an exam next week."

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  • 12. 

    ¿Qué ________ tú de postre?  (querer)

    Explanation
    The correct answer is "quieres" because the question is asking "Do you want dessert?" In Spanish, the verb "querer" means "to want," and when conjugated in the second person singular form, it becomes "quieres."

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  • 13. 

    Mis amigos ________ cerca de mí.  (vivir)

    Explanation
    The correct answer is "viven" because it agrees with the subject "mis amigos" which is plural. In Spanish, when the subject is plural, the verb also needs to be in the plural form. Therefore, "viven" is the correct conjugation of the verb "vivir" in the present tense for the subject "mis amigos."

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  • 14. 

    Uds. ________ ir a sus casas después del colegio.  (preferir)

    Explanation
    The correct answer is "prefieren" because it agrees with the subject "Uds." which is the abbreviation for "ustedes" meaning "you all" in Spanish. The verb "preferir" means "to prefer" and in this case, it is conjugated in the third person plural form to match the subject. Therefore, the correct sentence would be "Uds. prefieren ir a sus casas después del colegio" which translates to "You all prefer to go to your houses after school."

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  • 15. 

    Sara y yo ________ una merienda después de la escuela. (comer)

    Explanation
    The correct answer is "comemos". In Spanish, the verb "comer" means "to eat". The subject of the sentence is "Sara y yo" which translates to "Sara and I". Since the subject is plural, the verb needs to be conjugated in the first person plural form, which is "comemos". This form matches with the present tense of the verb "comer" and correctly completes the sentence, stating that Sara and I eat a snack after school.

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  • 16. 

    Nosotros le ________ una postal a nuestra madre.  (escribir)

    Explanation
    In the given sentence, "Nosotros le [Blank] una postal a nuestra madre" (We [Blank] a postcard to our mother), the correct form of the verb "escribir" (to write) is "escribimos" (we write). This is because the subject "nosotros" (we) is conjugated with the verb "escribir" in the first person plural form, which is "escribimos". Therefore, the correct answer is "escribimos".

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  • 17. 

    Los estudiantes ________ mucho en la universidad.  (aprender)

    Explanation
    The correct answer is "aprenden" because it is the conjugated form of the verb "aprender" that agrees with the subject "los estudiantes" (the students) in the present tense. This indicates that the students learn a lot in university.

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  • 18. 

    Mi amigo ________ tomar un batido a comer helado.  (preferir)

    Explanation
    The correct answer is "prefiere". In this sentence, the verb "preferir" (to prefer) is conjugated in the third person singular form to agree with the subject "Mi amigo" (my friend). The verb "preferir" indicates that the friend prefers to drink a milkshake over eating ice cream.

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  • 19. 

    Los clientes ________ darle una propina al camarero.  (deber)

    Explanation
    The correct answer is "deben". In Spanish, the verb "deber" is used to express obligation or necessity. In this sentence, "Los clientes deben darle una propina al camarero" means "The customers must give a tip to the waiter." The word "deben" is the third person plural form of the verb "deber" in the present tense, which agrees with the subject "los clientes" (the customers).

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  • 20. 

    Nosotros no ________ mucha tarea, por favor. (querer)

    Explanation
    The correct answer is "queremos" because it is the conjugated form of the verb "querer" in the first person plural (nosotros) in the present tense. In this sentence, the speaker is expressing that "we" want or desire something, which is indicated by the verb "querer."

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