Kwiziq community member
31 December 2017
Distinguishing between hubo and había
There is no explanation either in hubo or había as to how to decide when to use which one. The examples given could almost be interchangeable, at least to my novice eye. (Other than that, this program is absolutely amazing! Hats off to everyone involved!)
This question relates to:Spanish lesson "Using hubo = there was / there were (simple past)"
Kwiziq language super star
2 January 2018
24 January 2019
I totally agree!
22 May 2019
I found this explanation and it makes a bit more sense:
24 May 2019
We have a specific lesson on the difference between hubo and había where we explain when to use one or the other, Había vs Hubo
This lesson is specific for the difference between hubo and había. I hope this clarifies it for you.
Había vs Hubo (Imperfect vs Preterite)
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