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Irse Imperfect Tense

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Verb Meaning(s): to leave, to go, to go away

Verb Chart: Irse Imperfect Tense


me iba

I went away (weekly)
I used to go away
I was going away


nos íbamos

we went away (on Thursdays)
we used to go away
we were going away

(Juana, Juan)

te ibas

you went away (daily)
you used to go away
you were going away


(informal Spain)

os ibais

you all went away (frequently)
you all used to go away
you all were going away


(Sra./Dr. García)

se iba

he/she/you went away (sometimes)
he/she/you used to go away
he/she/you were going away


se iban

they/you (all almost never) went away
they/you all used to go away
they/you all were going away

Irse Imperfect Tense Practice

Multiple Choice Game

Artifact Amigo Spanish Verb Conjugation Game

Conjugation Practice

Imperfect Tense

Irse Imperfect Sentence Examples

1.¿Tú te ibas de la fiesta temprano?
Did you leave the party early?
2.Nosotros nos íbamos de la escuela juntos.
We used to leave school together.
3.Él se iba de vacaciones cada diciembre.
He went on vacation every December.
4.¿Ellas se iban de la clase antes de que terminara?
Were they leaving the class before it ended?
5.Yo me iba a dormir a las diez.
I used to go to bed at ten.
6.¿Cuándo te ibas tú de la biblioteca?
When did you leave the library?
7.En esos años, me iba de excursión los fines de semana.
In those years, I was going on trips on the weekends.
8.Vosotros os ibais de campamento en verano.
You all used to go camping in summer.
9.Ellos se iban de la casa de sus amigos a medianoche a menudo.
They often left their friends’ house at midnight.
10.Ustedes se iban de compras después del trabajo.
You were going shopping after work.