Preterite tense - necesitar  

Spanish 101 - Preterite Tense Necesitar
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Necesitar preterite conjugation

Necesitar means to need
    Necesitar is a regular -ar verb.
  To say needed, use the preterite ending.

yo necesité I needed
necesitaste you needed
Ud./él/ella necesitó you/he/she needed
nosotros/as necesitamos we needed
vosotros/as necesitasteis you all needed
Uds./ellos/ellas necesitaron you all/they needed

Yo necesité desayunar muy temprano.
      I needed to eat breakfast very early.
Necesitaste un mes para aprender a usarlo.
      You needed a month to learn to use it.
Él necesitó dinero para estudiar.
      He needed money to study.
Necesitamos ser probados por fuego.
      We needed to be tested by fire.
Necesitasteis ser más agresivos.
      You all needed to be more aggressive.
Necesitaron más buses.
      They needed more buses.

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