Pensar

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Does pensar require the subjunctive?

Pensar may require the subjunctive, depending on whether it is used affirmatively, negatively, or interrogatively:

Por ejemplo …

Tanya piensa que viene a la fiesta.
Tanya thinks he’s coming to the party.

Tanya no piensa que venga a la fiesta.
Tanya doesn’t think he’s coming to the party.

¿Tanya piensa que venga a la fiesta?
Does Tanya think he’s coming to the party?

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