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To make a mistake in Spanish 🇪🇸

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to make a mistake equivocarse
How to say “to make a mistake” in Spanish? “Equivocarse”. Here you will learn how to pronounce “equivocarse” correctly and in the comments below you will be able to get all sorts of advice on to make a mistake in Spanish like tips & tricks to remember it, questions, explanations and more.

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Tips to remember “equivocarse”:
– Think of the prefix “equi-” as similar to “equal” and “vocar” sounding like “vocalize” or “invoke.” It’s as if you “invoke” an equal amount of right and wrong but ended up on the wrong side.
– Associate “equivocarse” with “error,” which has the same starting sound.

– “Equivocarse” is a reflexive verb, so it requires reflexive pronouns like me, te, se, nos, os, and se, depending on the subject.
– The verb means to make an error or to be mistaken.

Other words that mean the same thing:
– Errar: to err
– Cometer un error: to make a mistake

Conjugations of “equivocarse”:

Present Indicative:
– yo me equivoco
Рt̼ te equivocas
Р̩l/ella/usted se equivoca
– nosotros/nosotras nos equivocamos
– vosotros/vosotras os equivocáis
– ellos/ellas/ustedes se equivocan

Imperfect Indicative:
– yo me equivocaba
Рt̼ te equivocabas
Р̩l/ella/usted se equivocaba
– nosotros/nosotras nos equivocábamos
– vosotros/vosotras os equivocabais
– ellos/ellas/ustedes se equivocaban

Preterite Indicative:
Рyo me equivoqu̩
Рt̼ te equivocaste
– él/ella/usted se equivocó
– nosotros/nosotras nos equivocamos
– vosotros/vosotras os equivocasteis
– ellos/ellas/ustedes se equivocaron

Future Indicative:
Рyo me equivocar̩
– tú te equivocarás
– él/ella/usted se equivocará
– nosotros/nosotras nos equivocaremos
Рvosotros/vosotras os equivocar̩is
– ellos/ellas/ustedes se equivocarán

Conditional Indicative:
– yo me equivocaría
– tú te equivocarías
– él/ella/usted se equivocaría
– nosotros/nosotras nos equivocaríamos
– vosotros/vosotras os equivocaríais
– ellos/ellas/ustedes se equivocarían

Present Subjunctive:
– yo me equivoque
Рt̼ te equivoques
Р̩l/ella/usted se equivoque
– nosotros/nosotras nos equivoquemos
Рvosotros/vosotras os equivoqu̩is
– ellos/ellas/ustedes se equivoquen

Imperfect Subjunctive:
– yo me equivocara or yo me equivocase
Рt̼ te equivocaras or t̼ te equivocases
Р̩l/ella/usted se equivocara or ̩l/ella/usted se equivocase
– nosotros/nosotras nos equivocáramos or nosotros/nosotras nos equivocásemos
– vosotros/vosotras os equivocarais or vosotros/vosotras os equivocaseis
– ellos/ellas/ustedes se equivocaran or ellos/ellas/ustedes se equivocasen

Examples of sentences:
– “Todos nos equivocamos de vez en cuando.” (We all make mistakes from time to time.)
– “Me equivoqué al pensar que la reunión era hoy.” (I made a mistake thinking the meeting was today.)
– “Si te equivocas, simplemente pide disculpas.” (If you make a mistake, just apologize.)
– “Ellos se equivocaron de camino y llegaron tarde.” (They took the wrong path and arrived late.)
– “No te equivocarás si sigues las instrucciones cuidadosamente.” (You will not make a mistake if you follow the instructions carefully.)

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