Creer Preterite Tense

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Verb Meaning(s): to believe

Verb Chart: Creer Preterite Tense

Yo

creí

I believed

Nosotros

creímos

we believed

(Juana, Juan)

creíste

you believed

Vosotros

(informal Spain)

creísteis

you all believed

Él/Ella/Ud.

(Sra./Dr. García)

creyó

he/she/you believed

Ellos/Ellas/Uds.

creyeron

they/you all believed

Creer Preterite Tense Practice

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Conjugation Practice

Preterite Tense

Creer Preterite Sentence Examples

1. Yo creí en la historia que me contó.
I believed the story he told me.
2. ¿Creíste que ibas a ganar el partido?
Did you believe you were going to win the game?
3. Él creyó en sí mismo y logró su objetivo.
He believed in himself and achieved his goal.
4. Ella creyó que había visto un fantasma.
She believed she had seen a ghost.
5. ¿Creyó Ud. en las predicciones del tiempo?
Did you believe in the weather forecasts?
6. Nosotros creímos que el examen sería más difícil.
We believed the exam would be more difficult.
7. ¿Creyeron ellos en la leyenda del tesoro escondido?
Did they believe in the legend of the hidden treasure?
8. Las chicas creyeron en la posibilidad de un mundo mejor.
The girls believed in the possibility of a better world.
9. ¿Creyeron Uds. en la necesidad de reciclar?
Did you all believe in the need to recycle?
10. Vosotros creísteis en la importancia de la amistad.
You all (Spain) believed in the importance of friendship.