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preterite

  
   n  
  (Ling)  
pretérito    m  
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"preterite": examples and translations in context
I believe that History is not only written as a narrative using the preterite tense. Yo creo que la Historia no se escribe solamente narrando y evocando el pretérito.
The preterit creates a present image. El pretérito crea una imagen del presente.
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