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Italian Imperfect Subjunctive Tense
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Imperfect Subjunctive Tense
A. Complete the following with the correct subjunctive forms of the verbs in parentheses.

  1. I genitori volevano che i figli facessero i compiti. (The parents wanted their children to do their homework.)
  2. Lui ordinò che loro finissero immediatamente. (He wanted them to finish immediately.)
  3. Era necessario che Carlo lo dicesse. (It was necessary that Carlo say it.)
  4. Hanno insistito che tu lo scrivessi. (They insisted that you write it.)
  5. Vorrei che voi faceste i buoni. (I hope that you are good.)
  6. Io preferirei che voi lo spiegaste. (I would prefer that you explain it.)
  7. Desideravano che noi fossimo a casa. (They wished that we were at home.)
  8. Volevo che Giancarlo dicesse la veritý. (I wished that Giancarlo spoke the truth.)
  9. Suggerirei che tu partissi. (I suggest that you leave.)
  10. Tu vorresti che io ti dessi il mio orologio. (You would like me to give you my watch.)

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