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Conditional Tense: Quiz #1

A. Choose the correct translation.

1. he would speak


2. she would eat


3. they must have lived


4. I probably knew


5. we probably had


B. Write the correct stem for the following irregular conditional tense verb forms.

6. decir
yo ía


7. poder
ías


8. salir
Ricardo ía


9. querer
Ana ía


10. poner
los chicos ían


C. Write the correct conditional tense verb form. If you need help typing accents, click here.

11. Mara los pasajes de ida y vuelta?
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Could Mara have bought the round-trip tickets? (comprar)


12. Nos indic que el Decano en la conferencia.
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She indicated to us that the dean would be in the meeting. (estar)


13. usted llevar mi equipaje?
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Could you carry my luggage? (poder)


14. Juan prometi a su pap que el ingls.
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Juan promised his father that he would learn English. (aprender)


15. La madre dijo que veinte nios en la fiesta.
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The mother said that there would be 20 children at the party. (haber)


16. A l le leer el peridico en silencio.
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He would like to read the newspaper in silence. (gustar).


17. Yo jugo de naranja pero no hay en el refrigerador.
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I would drink orange juice but there isn't any in the refrigerator. (beber)


18. Yo no en la capital porque hay mucha contaminacin ambiental.
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I wouldn't live in the capital because there's lots of air pollution. (vivir)


19. Nadie en esa casa tan vieja.
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Nobody would live in that old house. (vivir)


20. Jos crea que hoy .
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Jose thought that it would rain today. (llover)



D. Suggested writing exercise: Write ten sentences using the conditional tense. Be sure to include some of the irregular verbs.

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