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Buscar Imperfect Tense

Begin your adventure of mastering the verb buscar in the Imperfect Tense with our engaging learning tools. Featuring a detailed verb chart, interactive conjugation exercises, entertaining games, and real-life sentences, our page offers a comprehensive approach to learning buscar. These tools are designed to integrate the verb into your everyday Spanish seamlessly. Navigate the intricacies of Spanish conjugation with ease! Further, refine your skills with our specialized buscar conjugation practice.

Verb Meaning(s): to search, to look for

Verb Chart: Buscar Imperfect Tense



I searched (weekly)
I used to search
I was searching



we searched (on Thursdays)
we used to search
we were searching

(Juana, Juan)


you searched (daily)
you used to search
you were searching


(informal Spain)


you all searched (frequently)
you all used to search
you all were searching


(Sra./Dr. García)


he/she/you searched (sometimes)
he/she/you used to search
he/she/you were searching



they/you (all almost never) searched
they/you all used to search
they/you all were searching

Buscar Imperfect Tense Practice

Multiple Choice Game

Artifact Amigo Spanish Verb Conjugation Game

Conjugation Practice

Imperfect Tense

Buscar Imperfect Sentence Examples

1. Yo buscaba información para mis tareas en la biblioteca.
I used to search for information for my homework in the library.
2. ¿Tú buscabas a tu amigo en el recreo?
Did you look for your friend during recess?
3. Él buscaba conchas en la playa durante el verano.
He looked for shells on the beach during the summer.
4. Ella buscaba recetas de postres en internet.
She searched for dessert recipes on the internet.
5. Usted buscaba nuevos lugares para visitar en sus vacaciones.
You looked for new places to visit on your vacations.
6. Nosotros buscábamos el mejor lugar para ver las estrellas.
We used to look for the best place to stargaze.
7. ¿Vosotros buscabais tesoros escondidos en el parque?
Did you search for hidden treasures in the park? (used only in Spain)
8. Ellos buscaban oportunidades para hacer voluntariado.
They looked for volunteer opportunities.
9. Ellas buscaban libros interesantes en la feria del libro.
They searched for interesting books at the book fair.
10. ¿Ustedes buscaban música nueva para escuchar?
Did you look for new music to listen to?