PRETERITE: Irregular in the YO form: g - gu


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

paGAR paGUé

Sample verbs:

  1. agregar
  2. apagar
  3. cargar
  4. colgar
  5. despegar
  6. jugar
  7. llegar
  8. navegar
  9. negar
  10. rogar