In this Powerpoint presentation, students are introduced to the difference between the preterite and imperfect past tenses for the first time. Students get basic information, practice identifying the tenses and common phrases that are used with each, then read the English and Spanish versions of "Ferdinand the Bull" (Ferdinando el Toro) to apply their understanding and view examples. Contents are in English and Spanish.
Ferdinando el Toro (Ferdinand the Bull) Preterite and Imperfect Spanish Story
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