CONJUGUEMOS REFERENCE

PRETERITE: Irregular in the YO form: z - c

Rules:

These verbs are also called orthographic verbs, which means they change spelling in order to keep the pronunciation consistent.
Verbs that end in -ZAR change the Z to C in the yo form.

empeZAR empeCé


Sample verbs:

  1. abrazar
  2. alcanzar
  3. alzar
  4. avergonzar
  5. cruzar
  6. empezar
  7. gozar
  8. lanzar
  9. organizar
  10. rezar