Activity about the irregular present tense at A2 level

Welcome to an exciting learning adventure designed to sharpen your skills in handling irregular present tense verbs. This engaging sequence of activities is tailored for A2-level Spanish learners, and it promises to make your language journey both enlightening and enjoyable.

Activity 1: Verb-Image Matching

Your journey begins with a set of intriguing infinitive verbs, all irregular in the present tense. Your task is to pair these verbs with corresponding images, providing you with a visual context for understanding their irregularities. Among the verbs you’ll encounter are “acertar,” “merecer,” “manifestar,” “restregar,” “temblar,” “perseguir,” and many more.

By linking these irregular verbs to images, you’ll not only reinforce your vocabulary but also internalize their unique present tense forms, setting a strong foundation for accurate usage.

Activity 2: Classifying Irregularities

Now that you’ve acquainted yourself with these irregular verbs, it’s time to delve deeper into their idiosyncrasies. In this activity, you’ll embark on a classification mission. You’ll categorize the infinitive verbs from the previous exercise based on their specific irregularities.

Discover the different types of irregularities hidden within these verbs, such as stem changes, spelling modifications, or other irregular patterns. By categorizing them, you’ll gain a more comprehensive understanding of irregular present tense conjugations.

Activity 3: Stimulating Oral Discourse

The final leg of your journey invites you to engage in stimulating oral discussions. You’ll be presented with a series of thought-provoking questions that require you to employ the irregular verbs you’ve encountered throughout the activities. As you conjugate and exchange answers with your partners, you’ll not only practice these verbs but also enhance your conversational skills.

Through this multi-faceted sequence of activities, you’ll not only tackle irregular present tense verbs but also strengthen your vocabulary, classification abilities, and oral communication. By immersing yourself in this interactive learning experience, you’re well on your way to mastering irregular verbs and navigating the nuances of the Spanish language.

So, embrace the challenge, embrace the irregularities, and embrace your journey toward Spanish language proficiency. ¡Vamos a aprender juntos! (Let’s learn together!)

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