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Despertarse Imperfect Tense

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Verb Meaning(s): to wake up

Verb Chart: Despertarse Imperfect Tense


me despertaba

I woke up (weekly)
I used to wake up
I was waking up


nos despertábamos

we woke up (on Thursdays)
we used to wake up
we were waking up

(Juana, Juan)

te despertabas

you woke up (daily)
you used to wake up
you were waking up


(informal Spain)

os despertabais

you all woke up (frequently)
you all used to wake up
you all were waking up


(Sra./Dr. García)

se despertaba

he/she/you woke up (sometimes)
he/she/you used to wake up
he/she/you were waking up


se despertaban

they/you (all almost never) woke up
they/you all used to wake up
they/you all were waking up

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Imperfect Tense

Despertarse Imperfect Sentence Examples

1. Yo me despertaba temprano todas las mañanas.
I used to wake up early every morning.
2. Tú te despertabas tarde los fines de semana.
You used to wake up late on weekends.
3. Él se despertaba con el sonido de los pájaros.
He used to wake up to the sound of birds.
4. Ella se despertaba feliz todos los días.
She used to wake up happy every day.
5. Nosotros nos despertábamos juntos todas las mañanas.
We used to wake up together every morning.
6. Vosotros os despertabais muy tarde ayer.
You all woke up very late yesterday.
7. Ellos se despertaban temprano para ir a la escuela.
They used to wake up early to go to school.
8. Ellas se despertaban con una sonrisa en el rostro.
They used to wake up with a smile on their faces.
9. Ustedes se despertaban antes de que saliera el sol.
You used to wake up before the sun rose.
10. ¿Se despertaban ustedes a esta hora?
Were you all waking up at this time?