I understand the grammar of 'yo como' and 'tú comes'. That's vey regular.
But 'yo tengo' and 'tú tienes' don't seem to be related to each other. Why does the prefix change instead of just the suffix?
Spanish Language Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for linguists, teachers, students and Spanish language enthusiasts in general wanting to discuss the finer points of the language. It only takes a minute to sign up.Sign up to join this community