Continental Spanish Academy offers every Tuesday a different tip each week, in order to reinforce some grammar points in your learning of Spanish.
The present tense is used to report what is happening and what is true now. The present tense can be pin-point specific or it can cover vast amounts of time. Whether the action expressed is true only a this very moment or includes a truth that sweeps over eons, the key is that – at its core- it is true now. Infinitive in Spanish are not preceded by a particular word but can be recognized by one of three endings: ar, er or ir