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Subjunctive Part I: Quiz #1

A. Identify and write (in Spanish) the main clause for each sentence. Include the word "que."

1. Creo que ellos están en la casa.
I believe that they are in the house.


2. Does the above clause signal the subjunctive mood or the indicative mood?

subjunctive
indicative


3. Quiero que el chico coma más.
I want the boy to eat more.


4. Does the above clause signal the subjunctive mood or the indicative mood?

subjunctive
indicative


5. Es importante que los alumnos estudien cada día.
It's important that the students study every day.


6. Does the above clause signal the subjunctive mood or the indicative mood?

subjunctive
indicative


7. Es necesario que tú lo comprendas.
It is necessary that you understand it.


8. Does the above clause signal the subjunctive mood or the indicative mood?

subjunctive
indicative


9. Es cierto que ella viene.
It is certain that she is coming.


10. Does the above clause signal the subjunctive mood or the indicative mood?

subjunctive
indicative


11. Es dudoso que tú tengas gripe.
It's doubtful that you have the flu.


12. Does the above clause signal the subjunctive mood or the indicative mood?

subjunctive
indicative


13. Es probable que ellos vuelvan pronto.
It's probable that they will return soon.


14. Does the above clause signal the subjunctive mood or the indicative mood?
subjunctive
indicative


15. Es necesario que tu esposo lo escriba.
It's necessary that your husband write it.


16. Does the above clause signal the subjunctive mood or the indicative mood?

subjunctive
indicative


17. Ella teme que los alumnos no estudien.
She fears that the students don't study.


18. Does the above clause signal the subjunctive mood or the indicative mood?

subjunctive
indicative


19. Ella prefiere que nosotros salgamos.
She prefers that we leave.


20. Does the above clause signal the subjunctive mood or the indicative mood?

subjunctive
indicative



B. Suggested writing exercise: Write ten sentences. In each one try to use the subjunctive.

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