Imperfect Subjunctive – Exercises

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Exercises

Choose the correct form of the imperfect subjunctive.

  1. ¿Hay algún voluntario tan amable que la comida?[Would someone kindly volunteer to distribute the food?]|future action without a particular limitation
  2. Estamos muy felices de que te en Cuenca.[We are very happy that you got married in Cuenca.]|action in the present that has a connection to another completed action in the past
  3. Me gustaría que tú y tu amigo a la fiesta.[I’d like it if you and your friend would come to the party.]|main verb in the condicional simple
  4. Es posible que la mercancía ayer.[It’s possible that the goods were delivered yesterday.]|doubt, in connection with the past
  5. Esa empresa buscaba trabajadores que por la noche.[That company was looking for employees for the night watch.]|main verb is in the pasado

Regular verbs. Type in the verbs in the imperfect subjunctive.

  1. Si (vosotros/comerse)  todo, ganaríais un premio.[If you’d eat everything up, you would win a prize.]|main verb is in the condicional simple
  2. El jefe no se alegra de que (nosotros/llegar)  tarde.[The boss is not happy that we came so late.]|main verb in the present and additional verb in the past
  3. Me gustaría que todos mis amigos (asistir)  a la fiesta.[I’d like it if all my friends would come to my party.]|expression me gustaría
  4. Me harías un gran favor si (acudir)  a la ponencia.[You would be doing me a big favour if you came to the talk.]|main verb is in the condicional simple
  5. Marisol siempre hace como si no (pasar)  nada.[Marisol always acts as if nothing happened.]|with a dependent clause using como si

Irregular verbs. Type in the verbs in the imperfect subjunctive.

  1. Nos alegramos de que (tú/estar)  estudiando.[We’re glad that you’ve been studying.]|main verb in the present and additional verb in the past
  2. Me gustaría que (ellos/hacer)  las camas más rápido.[I’d like it if they would make the beds more rapidly.]|expression me gustaría
  3. No sabíamos que (vosotros/tener)  un perro.[We didn’t know you’ve got a dog.]|uncertainty in the past
  4. Te dije que no (traer)  más vino.[I told you not to bring any more wine.]|main verb in the past
  5. Yo te lo diría si (saber)  la verdad.[I would tell you if I knew the truth.]|main verb in the condicional simple