Perseguir Preterite Tense Conjugation - Conjugate Perseguir in Spanish Preterite Tense


Perseguir is a Spanish verb meaning to pursue. Perseguir is conjugated as an irregular verb in the preterite tense. Perseguir appears on the 100 Most Used Spanish Preterite Tense Verbs Poster as the 20th most used irregular verb.

Perseguir Conjugation: Preterite Tense

yo perseguí
perseguiste
él/ella persiguió
ns. perseguimos
vs. perseguisteis
ellos/ellas persiguieron

*Irregular forms in bold.

Perseguir Participio

The participio of Perseguir is perseguido. The present perfect tense is formed by combining the auxiliary verb haber with the participio.

Perseguir Imperfect Root

The imperfect root of Perseguir is perseguía. 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 Regular Verb Conjugation Chart

Spanish Preterite Tense Conjugation Chart

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