CONJUGUEMOS REFERENCE

PRETERITE: Irregular in the YO form: c - qu

Rules:

These verbs are also called orthographic verbs, which means they change spelling in order to keep the pronunciation consistent.
Verbs that end in -CAR change the C to QU in the yo form. This change is made to keep the hard sound in the YO form.

busCAR busQUé


Sample verbs:

  1. buscar
  2. convocar
  3. fabricar
  4. marcar
  5. platicar
  6. predicar
  7. calificar
  8. empacar
  9. pescar
  10. picar