CONJUGUEMOS REFERENCE

PRETERITE: Irregular in the YO form: z - c

Rules:

These verbs are also called orthographic verbs, which means they change spelling in order to keep the pronunciation consistent.
Verbs that end in -ZAR change the Z to C in the yo form.

empeZAR empeCé


Sample verbs:

  1. alcanzar
  2. alzar
  3. avanzar
  4. avergonzar
  5. bostezar
  6. calzar
  7. caracterizar
  8. comenzar
  9. aterrizar
  10. aplazar