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Necesitar Imperfect Tense

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Verb Meaning(s): to need

Verb Chart: Necesitar Imperfect Tense



I needed (weekly)
I used to need
I was needing



we needed (on Thursdays)
we used to need
we were needing

(Juana, Juan)


you needed (daily)
you used to need
you were needing


(informal Spain)


you all needed (frequently)
you all used to need
you all were needing


(Sra./Dr. García)


he/she/you needed (sometimes)
he/she/you used to need
he/she/you were needing



they/you (all almost never) needed
they/you all used to need
they/you all were needing

Necesitar Imperfect Tense Practice

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Imperfect Tense

Necesitar Imperfect Sentence Examples

1.¿Tú necesitabas ayuda con los deberes?
Did you need help with your homework?
2.Nosotros necesitábamos un diccionario para la clase de inglés.
We used to need a dictionary for English class.
3.Él necesitaba lentes para leer.
He needed glasses to read.
4.¿Ellas necesitaban un mapa para orientarse?
Were they needing a map to get oriented?
5.Yo necesitaba paz y tranquilidad para estudiar.
I used to need peace and quiet to study.
6.¿Cuándo necesitabas tú visitar al médico?
When did you need to visit the doctor?
7.En aquel entonces, necesitaba más tiempo para mis hobbies.
In those times, I was needing more time for my hobbies.
8.Vosotros necesitabais permiso para salir del colegio.
You all used to need permission to leave school.
9.Ellos necesitaban practicar más para el concierto.
They needed to practice more for the concert.
10.Ustedes necesitaban una guía para el viaje.
You were needing a guide for the trip.