How to say I studied in Spanish

I studied in Spanish

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Hello, there! Today we will learn How to say I studied in Spanish. We know that when you start a Spanish course, everyone asks “For how long have you been studying Spanish?”. Well, today we will teach how to answer that question. Are you ready? Let’s get started!

How to say I studied in Spanish

Firstly, to answer this question, you need to know the conjugation of ESTUDIAR (to study). Let’s review it:

  • Present tense: Yo estudio, tú estudias, él estudia, nosotros estudiamos, ustedes estudian, ellos estudian.
  • Past Simple: Yo estudié, tú estudiaste, él estudió, nosotros estudiamos, ustedes estudiaron, ellos estudiaron.
  • Imperfecto: Yo estudiaba, tú estudiabas, él estudiaba, nosotros estudiábamos, ustedes estudiaban, ellos estudiaban.
  • Pretérito Perfecto Compuesto: Yo he estudiado, tú has estudiado, él ha estudiado, nosotros hemos estudiado, ustedes han estudiado, ellos han estudiado.
  • Pretérito Pluscuamperfecto: Yo había estudiado, tú habías estudiado, él había estudiado, nosotros habíamos estudiado, ustedes habían estudiado, ellos habían estudiado.

Now, let’s practice different answers to different questions.

  • Q: ¿Hace cuánto tiempo que estudias español? (How long have you been studying Spanish?) A: Estudio español hace cinco años.
  • Q: ¿Alguna vez estudiaste español? (Have you ever studied Spanish?) A: Estudié español por cinco años cuando estaba en la Universidad.

More ways to say I studied Spanish for…

You can find some other ways to say I studied in Spanish. Let’s see a few:

  • Q: ¿Has estudiado español antes? (Have you studied Spanish before?) A: He estudiado español durante cinco años.
  • Q: Cuando estudiabas español, ¿aprendiste el subjuntivo? (When you were studying Spanish, did you learn the subjunctive?) A: Sí, cuando estudiaba español aprendí el subjuntivo.
How to say I studied in Spanish
How to say I studied in Spanish

Now, maybe you are wondering, for how long do I need to study Spanish to become fluent? Well, that’s not an easy question to answer! Firstly, we can study a second language all our life. Not only because there are always new things to add to our knowledge, but also because studying a second language is good for our brain.

So, to answer this question, you need to start studying Spanish! Contact us and try one free class with us! Don’t hesitate and start your Spanish journey today! See you in the next post!

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