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-ARE Verbs
· Start with the infinitive of the verb and remove the -ARE
ending
amare am- (to watch, look at)
· Then add the following endings:
io amo I love
tu ami you love (singular, informal)
lui/lei ama he/she loves
noi amiamo we love
voi amate you love (plural, informal)
loro amano they love (plural, masculine/feminine)…read more

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-ERE Verbs
· Start with the infinitive of the verb and remove the -ERE
ending
credere cred- (to believe)
· Then add the following endings:
io credo I believe
tu credi you believe (singular, informal)
lui/lei crede he/she believes
noi crediamo we believe
voi credete you believe (plural, informal)
loro credono they believe (plural, masculine/feminine)…read more

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-IRE Verbs
· There are 2 regular patterns for conjugating
-IRE verbs:
A pattern with a twist: adds -isc (apart from
the noi and voi forms), between the stem
and verb ending.
The usual pattern: the stem plus the verb
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-IRE Verbs with -isc
· Start with the infinitive of the verb and remove the -IRE
ending
Other -isc verbs:
preferire prefer- (to prefer)
· capire (to understand)
· finire (to finish)
· Then add the following endings: · gestire (to mange)
io preferisco I prefer
tu preferisci you prefer (singular, informal)
lui/lei preferisce he/she prefers
noi preferiamo we prefer
voi preferite you prefer (plural, informal)
loro preferiscono they prefer (plural, masculine/feminine)…read more

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Regular -IRE Verbs
· Start with the infinitive of the verb and remove the -IRE
ending
Other -isc verbs:
dormire dorm- (to sleep)
· capire (to understand)
· finire (to finish)
· Then add the following endings: · gestire (to mange)
io dormo I sleep
tu dormi you sleep (singular, informal)
lui/lei dorme he/she sleeps
noi dormiamo we sleep
voi dormite you sleep (plural, informal)
loro dormono they sleep (plural, masculine/feminine)…read more

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