El Indefinido Progresivo

Spanish past progressive

El Indefinido Progresivo is a tense that describes actions in progress in the past.

It uses "estar" in El Indefinido followed by a gerund.

It is used for those actions in progress in the past with a beginning and an end in mind.

Yo estuve caminando durante 4 horas.
I was walking for 4 hours.

See also: Spanish Past Tenses and All Spanish Tenses

 

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