Cambiar is a Spanish verb meaning to change. Cambiar is conjugated as a regular ar verb in the preterite tense. Cambiar appears on the 100 Most Used Spanish Preterite Tense Verbs Poster as the 21st most used regular ar verb.
For the present tense conjugation, go to Cambiar Conjugation - Present Tense.
Cambiar Conjugation: Preterite Tense
The participio of Cambiar is cambiado. The present perfect tense is formed by combining the auxiliary verb haber with the participio.
Cambiar Imperfect Root
The imperfect root of Cambiar is cambiaba. The imperfect tense is rarely irregular and can be easily conjugated from this form, which is the yo, and él/ella conjugation.
Regular vs. Irregular Verbs
A verb is called a regular verb when its conjugation follows a typical pattern. A verb which does not follow these patterns exactly is called an irregular verb. In Spanish Preterite Tense, the 3 regular patterns are for verbs ending in ar, er, and ir.
Spanish Preterite Tense Conjugation Chart
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