Salir Preterite Tense

Discover the nuances of departing or going out in Spanish with the Preterite Tense of salir. Our interactive page features a comprehensive conjugation chart, fun verb games, and sentences that illustrate salir in action. Master expressing exit, departure, or going out for various activities. Enhance your Spanish vocabulary with Spanish conjugation. Develop your salir conjugation skills on our salir conjugation page.

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

Verb Chart: Salir Preterite Tense



I left



we left

(Juana, Juan)


you left


(informal Spain)


you all left


(Sra./Dr. García)


he/she/you left



they/you all left

Salir Preterite Tense Practice

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Preterite Tense

Salir Preterite Sentence Examples

1. Ayer salí con mis amigos a cenar.
Yesterday, I went out to dinner with my friends.
2. ¿Saliste temprano de la oficina ayer?
Did you leave the office early yesterday?
3. Él salió a correr por la mañana.
He went out for a run in the morning.
4. Ella salió de compras al centro comercial.
She went shopping at the mall.
5. ¿Salió Ud. del país el año pasado?
Did you leave the country last year?
6. Nosotros salimos de vacaciones a la playa.
We went on a beach vacation.
7. ¿Salieron ellos a ver la nueva película?
Did they go out to see the new movie?
8. Las chicas salieron a pasear por el parque.
The girls went for a walk in the park.
9. ¿Salieron Uds. a celebrar el aniversario de la empresa?
Did you all go out to celebrate the company anniversary?
10. Vosotros salisteis a explorar la ciudad durante el viaje.
You all (Spain) went out to explore the city during the trip.
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