Terminar vs terminarse

ShirleyC1Kwiziq community member

Terminar vs terminarse

Hi, why is terminarse (vs terminar) used here: “no quería que se terminara”, (I didn’t want it to end). Thanks a lot,

Shirley. 

Asked 9 months ago
InmaKwiziq team memberCorrect answer

Hola Shirley

The answer is here in this Kwiziq lesson about the "se aspectual" reflecting the completion of the action. I hope it clarifies it for you. 

Saludos

Inma

ClaraC1 Kwiziq Q&A super contributor

Hi Shirley,

Hopefully the lesson via the link here will help:

Querer que followed by the imperfect subjunctive in Spanish

ShirleyC1Kwiziq community member

No, my question is why is the pronomial terminarse used, vs terminar.

Terminar vs terminarse

Hi, why is terminarse (vs terminar) used here: “no quería que se terminara”, (I didn’t want it to end). Thanks a lot,

Shirley. 

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