CONJUGUEMOS REFERENCE

PRETERITE: Irregular in the YO form: c - qu

Rules:

These verbs are also called orthographic verbs, which means they change spelling in order to keep the pronunciation consistent.
Verbs that end in -CAR change the C to QU in the yo form. This change is made to keep the hard sound in the YO form.

busCAR busQUé


Sample verbs:

  1. acercar
  2. acercarse
  3. atacar
  4. certificar
  5. colocar
  6. dedicarse
  7. marcar
  8. practicar
  9. sacar
  10. chocar