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VOLUME ONE CONTENTS
Lesson 01 Basic forms for sentence building
Lesson 02 “I’m going to” and negatives
Lesson 03 Negatives, questions and “you” forms
Lesson 04 Me gusta, pero
Lesson 05 More negatives and questions
Lesson 06 Prefiero, para
Lesson 07 Tengo que ...
Lesson 08 Masculine and feminine
Lesson 09 Masculine and feminine continued
Lesson 10 Feminine words with “el”
Lesson 11 Agreement
Lesson 12 Adjectival agreement
Lesson 13 Adjectives describing people
Lesson 14 Comparisons
Lesson 15 Direct object pronoun – “lo”
Lesson 16 More direct object pronouns
Lesson 17 First and second persons singular
Lesson 18 Simple verb changes
Lesson 19 Changing from 2nd to 3rd person singular
Lesson 20 Changing from 2nd to 3rd person singular continued
Lesson 21 “They” and “we” verb forms
Lesson 22 A bit of revision
Lesson 23 Answers. Más, mucho, muy
Lesson 24 Gerunds
Lesson 25 Formation of present action tense
Lesson 26 Irregular gerunds
Lesson 27 Gerunds imported into Spanish
Lesson 28 Nunca, nada, nadie
Lesson 29 Introduction to present perfect tense
Lesson 30 Irregular past participles
Lesson 31 Formation of past participles
Lesson 32 Haber and the present perfect tense
Lesson 33 The recent past
Lesson 34 Indefinite time in the past
Lesson 35 Have you ever been? Do you know?
Lesson 36 Present perfect practice
Lesson 37 Going into detail about recent events
Lesson 38 Present perfect – negatives and questions
Lesson 39 Translation and Closed Questions
Lesson 40 Open questions
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