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Tener que in Spanish grammar is used to convey the idea of having to do something.
It is relatively simple to form and these are the following steps to take:
1) Take the appropriate form of tener:
To do this you need to decide which tense you are going to use: the present tense(for actions that one need to do now), the imperfect (for a past, continuous action), the perfect tense (for past, complete actions) and the future.
For learning purposes it is useful to look at the present tense:
2)To all of these verbs you add que to get the desired effect.
3)Moreover, for other tenses, you simply use the appropriate form of tener and again add que.