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What about the ¨-yendo¨ ending?

Alexander

Kwiziq community member

2 December 2017

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What about the ¨-yendo¨ ending?

Am I wrong, when I was studying Spanish in high school, I clearly remember there being -yendo so there are not so many vowels next to each other. Caer -- Cayendo / Creer -- Creyendo / Leer -- Leyendo and so on and so forth. Is that not correct?

This relates to:
Forming El Presente Progresivo with estar + gerund (present progressive) -

Gruff

Kwiziq language super star

2 December 2017

2/12/17

Hi Alexander - a number of Spanish verbs have -yendo as the ending of the present participle (which, when it is used as a noun like this is known as a 'gerund').


Here's a list:


https://spanish.kwiziq.com/revision/theme/707352


Hope that helps!

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