Learn common Spanish verbs
LEARN SPANISH
Imperfect of SER
The Imperfect of SER in Spanish
Flashcard Exercise to learn the Imperfect of SER
Imperfecto de Ser en ingles

Learn the Imperfect of Ser

Card 0 of 0
Score: 0/0
Percent: 0%
To start the Flashcard Exercise: Click "Restart"
 
Continue Until All Correct

If you don't know how this works click here for help

FURTHER STUDY
To see the full conjugation of the verb SER Click here

To use the verb ser correctly you will have to understand difference between ser and estar which both translate to "be" in English. There is a tutorial here



You can compare the use of estar in the imperfect with ser here


The content of the flashcards

I wasn´t old I was young.
No era viejo era joven.
You were the love of my life.
Eras el amor de mi vida.
My parents were too strict.
Mis padres eran demasiado estrictos.
We were neighbours.
Éramos vecinos.
I was very naughty when I was a boy.
Era muy travieso cuando era un niño.
I thought that you were older than me!
¡Pensé que eras mas viejo que yo!
It was four o'clock in the afternoon.
Eran las cuatro de la tarde.
I think that things were worse before.
Pienso que antes las cosas eran peores.
The actors were very ugly.
Los actores eran muy feos.
What were you guys like in your youth?
¿Cómo erais en vuestra juventud?
They were different, but they loved each other.
Eran diferentes, pero se amaban.
When I was little I wanted to be an astronaut.
Cuándo era pequeño quería ser astronauta.
You guys were members of the debate club.
Erais miembros del club de debate.
Were you hardworking when you were younger?
¿Eras trabajador cuando eras más joven?
He was a very honest man.
Era un hombre muy honrado.
What were you like when you were young?
¿Cómo eras de pequeño?
What were you like when you were fifteen?
Cómo eras cuando tenías quince años?
Life was very different before the internet.
La vida era muy diferente antes del internet.
They weren´t mine.
No eran míos.
Your grandmother was Chilean.
Tu abuela era chilena.
Sara was an extremely clever girl.
Sara era una chica extremadamente lista.
I thought that you guys were my friends.
Creí que erais mis amigos.
His uncle was tall.
Su tío era alto.
When we were very poor we had to ask for money from our parents.
Cuándo éramos muy pobres teníamos que pedir dinero de nuestros padres.
You guys were very good friends when you were little.
Erais muy buenos amigos cuando erais pequeños.
Did you play tennis when you were little?
¿Jugabas al tenis cuando eras pequeño?
Everyone knew that it was me.
Todo el mundo sabía que era yo.
I bought it when I was younger.
Lo compré cuando era más joven.
You guys weren´t as clever me.
No erais tan listos como yo.
What time was it when you arrived?
¿Qué hora era cuando llegaste?
When we were young my brothers and I always played in the street.
Cuando éramos jovenes mis hermanos y yo siempre jugábamos en la calle.
We were too young to understand.
Éramos demasiado pequeños para entender.
That was my doubt.
Eso era mi duda.
I was very happy until I met you.
Era muy feliz hasta que te conocí.
We were best friends.
Éramos mejores amigos.
It was one o´clock when my parents left.
Era la una cuando mis padres se fueron.