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The Present Participle
The Present Participle
Page 201 – Chp. 5
AVSR1
Realidades 3
The Present Participle
 The
present participle
conveys a sense of ongoing
action.
 To say that something is
happening right now, use the
present tense forms of estar
+ the present participle
(-ando or -iendo)
The Present Participle
 doblar
> doblando
 Ella está doblando a la izquierda
 aprender > aprendiendo
 Estamos aprendiendo a
manejar.
 escribir > esciribiendo
 Están escribiendo una carta.
The Present Participle
 Some
verbs have irregular
present participle forms.
 To form the present participle
of -ir stem-changing verbs,
the e in the infinitive form
changes to i, and the o in the
infinitive form changes to u.
The Present Participle
Decir
Pedir
Repetir
Seguir
Servir
Vestir
Dormir
Diciendo
Pidiendo
Repitiendo
Siguiendo
Sirviendo
Vistiendo
Durmiendo
The Present Participle
 In
the following -er verbs, the i of
-iendo changes to y.
 caer: cayendo
 leer: leyendo
 ir: yendo
 oír: oyendo
 destruir: destruyendo
The Present Participle
 When
you use pronouns with
the present progressive, you
can put them before the
conjugated form of estar or
attach them to the present
participle.
The Present Participle
 Notice
that if a pronoun is
attached to the present
participle, an accent mark is
needed.
 Write the accent mark over
the vowel that is normally
stressed in the present
tense.
The Present Participle
 Ahora
me estoy bañando.
 Estoy bañándome.
 Las está ayudando.
 Está ayudándolas.
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