Idiomatic Expressions With the Verb "Tener"
The verb tener means to have. It is considered an irregular verb in the present tense as it follows a slightly different conjugation pattern in the "yo" form. It is one of the most frequently used verbs in Spanish, and it helps in the construction of idiomatic expressions (expressions that cannot be translated literally). Thus, to speak and write like a native, you need to know a range of idiomatic expressions. Let's start with "tener".
Conjugation of "Tener (to have)"
First, do the activity on the right-hand side. Then, listen to this audio clip to check your answers. Finally, play it again and repeat after me to practice your pronunciation.
Directions: Write the correct form of the verb "tener".