EVEL FIVE – LOGICAL SPANISH
This level starts with a considerable amount of revision of past tenses already learnt and more indication of when to use each one. It goes on to expand on other areas of grammar and introduces the “past perfect” and “conditional” tenses. The final part of the course provides a basic and clear introduction to the use of the”present subjunctive”.
This package contains an audio file with a repetition of all written Spanish and a separate file with answers to exercises.
Section One – Talking about the past.
Past continuous tense – hablaba – I was speaking/I used to speak
Past simple tense – hablé – I spoke
Section Two – Some uses of past participles
Present perfect tense – he hablado – I have spoken
Past perfect tense – había hablado – I had spoken
As adjectives – español hablado – spoken Spanish
Section Three – Talking about the future
Future of intention – voy a hablar – I’m going to speak
Conditional tense – hablaría – I would speak
Future simple tense – hablaré – I will speak
Section Four – Talking about hypothetical situations
Present subjunctive. No quiero que hables – I don´t want you to speak.
Para que hablen – so that they speak.
Imperatives which use the present subjunctive
¡No hables! Don´t speak (Singular familiar negative)
¡Hable! ¡No hable! Speak! Don’t speak! (Singular formal positive and negative)
¡Hablen! !No hablen! Speak! Don´t speak! (Plural formal positive and negative)
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