Terminar is a Spanish verb meaning to finish. Terminar is conjugated as a regular ar verb in the preterite tense. Terminar appears on the 100 Most Used Spanish Preterite Tense Verbs Poster as the 19th most used regular ar verb.
For the present tense conjugation, go to Terminar Conjugation - Present Tense.
Terminar Conjugation: Preterite Tense
The participio of Terminar is terminado. The present perfect tense is formed by combining the auxiliary verb haber with the participio.
Terminar Imperfect Root
The imperfect root of Terminar is terminaba. 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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