Reflexive Verbs: Reflexive Verbsare used to talk about a person doing something that involves himself or herself. I bathe (myself). I shave (myself).
Reflexive Pronouns Reflexive verbs use reflexive pronouns that refer to the person doing the action. Me Nos Te Os Se Se
Reflexive Pronouns • Me = myself • Te = yourself • Se = him/herself • Nos = ourselves • Se = yourselves/themselves
“Se” Reflexive verb infinitives end in “se” Levantarse = to get oneself up, to get out of bed Levantar = to raise up, pick up something *Levanto el libro. *Me levanto de la cama a las siete.
How to use: 1)Take the “se” off the end of the infinitive verb 2) Decide what pronoun to use: me, te, se, nos, os, se 3) Conjugate the verb like normal, and put the pronoun before the verb: I get up. = Me levanto. I got up. = Me levanté.
Práctica: 1) I wash my face. (lavarse) Me lavo la cara. 2) I woke up at eight. (despertarse) Me desperté a las ocho. 3) Julia got married. (casarse) Julia se casó.
Infinitives: If there is an INFINITIVE in the sentence, you can put the pronoun on the end of the infinitive: Voy a levantarme. OR Mevoy a levantar. • No me gustalevantarmetemprano. • A mi abuela no le gustabañarse.
Práctica: We are going to get up early. (levantarse) 1) Vamos a levantarnostemprano. 2) Nosvamos a levantartemprano. Are you going to get up early? 1) ¿Vas a levantarte temprano? 2) ¿Te vas a levantar temprano?
Vocabulario: • Writeanoriginal sentenceusingthewordyou are given. • Youwillthenwriteyourwordontheboard, and readyoursentencetotheclass. • As eachstudentpresents, youshouldaddeachwordtoyour notes.
Aburrirse = to get bored • Cansarse = to get tired • Cepillarse (los dientes) = to brush (your teeth) • Peinarse = to comb one’s hair • Pintarse las uñas = to paint one’s nail • Ponerse = to put (something) on • Vestirse = to get dressed
8. Preocuparse de = to worry about 9. Lavarse las manos = to wash your hands 10. Lavarse = to wash 11. Arreglarse = to get ready 12. Maquillarse = to put on makeup 13. Secarse = to dry off 14. Acostarse(oue) = to go to bed, lay down 15. Casarse con = to get married to 16. Bañarse = to bathe
17. Ducharse = to shower 18. Afeitarse = to shave 19. Levantarse = to get up 20. Despertarse (eie)= to wake up 21. Irse = to leave 22. Divertirse (eie, ei)= to have fun, enjoy yourself 23. Lastimarse = to hurt (oneself)
24. Sentirse (eie, ei) = to feel 25. Dormirse (oue, ou) = to fall asleep 26. Quemarse = to burn (yourself) 27. Enfermarse = to get sick
Práctica • I wake up at seven. • I put makeup on. • Did you shower? • I get myself ready at eight o’clock.
TAREA • 10 GOOD sentences using reflexive verbs. and house vocabulary. • Use different subjects (me, you, him/her…) • Tell what you do and where you do it. Example: Me ducho en el baño.