Spanish Grammar

The Spanish grammar allows you to manipulate the vocabulary to obtain multiple forms of a word. The grammatical rules below are the most important in Spanish and help connect words or shape the structure. We start with the prepositions:

And: y  Audio Under: por debajo  Audio
Before: antes  Audio After: después de  Audio
Inside: dentro de  Audio Outside: fuera de  Audio
With: con  Audio But: pero  Audio
For: para  Audio From: de  Audio
To: a  Audio In: en  Audio


Questions and Adverbs

To ask questions, use the following:

What?: ¿qué?  Audio Who?: ¿quién?  Audio
How?: ¿cómo?  Audio Why?: ¿por qué?  Audio
Where?: ¿dónde?  Audio

Some of the most important time adverbs:

Never: nunca  Audio Rarely: rara vez  Audio
Sometimes: a veces  Audio Usually: por lo general  Audio
Always: siempre  Audio Very: muy  Audio


Most commonly used pronouns in Spanish:

I: yo  Audio You: tu/usted  Audio
He: él  Audio She: ella  Audio
We: nosotros  Audio They: ellos  Audio

To express the possession of something [possessive form]:

My: mi  Audio Your: tu  Audio
His: su (él)  Audio Her: su (ella)  Audio
Our: nuestro  Audio Their: su (ellos)  Audio

Grammar in a sentence

Some random verbs to show how it's being used:

I speak English: hablo inglés  Audio
You speak French: usted habla francés  Audio
He speaks German: él habla alemán  Audio
She speaks Italian: ella habla italiano  Audio
I visited France: he visitado francia  Audio
I will drink milk: voy a tomar leche  Audio


Some extra grammatical structures:

I understand you: yo te entiendo  Audio
I don't understand you: yo no te entiendo  Audio
I don't speak French: yo no hablo francés  Audio
This is my house: esta es mi casa  Audio
That restaurant is far: ese restaurante está lejos  Audio
No problem: no hay problema  Audio

The above Spanish grammar can provide tools to use in coordination with the Spanish vocabulary to obtain some popular Spanish phrases.

Spanish Phrases

Spanish Vocabulary


Did you know? Grammar can help you increase your vocabulary dramatically. Grammar is like a tool which helps you manipulate words in a sentence by changing the shape and location of a word to create something new out of the old one.