1.Define the word certainty. 2.What are examples of things that WILL happen? 3.What are examples of things that MIGHT happen?
What is the subjunctive? We use the subjunctive to express uncertainty. –hopes, fears, wishes, advice, opinions… –Most of the time, they require animpersonal expression*
Look at the following examples… Ellos viven en Puerto Rico Es bueno que ellos vivan en Puerto Rico. They live in Puerto Rico. Its good that they live in Puerto Rico. WHICH ONE IS UNCERTAIN (not factual)?
Do we need the subjunctive? I like chicharrones. Its dangerous to play chess. Its sad that I am so pretty! We eat Taco Bell. She thinks that Taco Bell is nasty. I think that you should study more. I recommend that she pays me now! Sí No
STEP 1: Go to the yo form, present tense of the verb. STEP 2: Remove the o. STEP 3: Add opposite ending. AR E ER / IR A How do we form the subjunctive? COMo COM- COMa
1.Tener (nosotros) 2.Bailar (yo) 3.Llegar (tú) 4.Traer (él) 5.Relajar (usted) Try to form these subjunctive verbs tengamo s baile llegues traiga relaje
Impersonal expressios… What is an impersonal expression ? What are some impersonal expressions that weve learned? Can you make your own impersonal expression? ES ADJECTIVE QUE bueno importante lógico malo mejor peligroso posible probable raro ridículo triste una lástima ?
OJALÁ QUE 1 more way to form the subjunctive… is a phrase that signals the subjunctive. It comes from an Arabic expression meaning, May Allah grant that… It now means I wish that or I hope that You can say Ojalá que sí to mean I hope so. You can say Ojalá que no to mean I hope not. Ojalá que no tengamos tarea hoy. Ojalá que yo sepa las respuestas correctas. Ojalá que mi madre sea simpática cuando recibo mis notas malas.
Change the following sentences to the subjunctive (use an Imp. Exp) I have 50 girlfriends. She saves her money. Mis amigos sientan estupidos. Veo muchas películas. Estudiamos mucho español.
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