Spanish Other languages Free Spanish Learn Spanish Spanish Books About Blog Contact 

Subscribe to my FREE newsletter!   Name: Email:   Follow me on twitter!
 

T E S T S
Enter the code
 

N E W !
languageCardGames

Real Card Games To Help You Learn Any Language

 
xxx.linguistmail.com

Learn A Foreign Language
14 languages 100% FREE

 
 FREE SPANISH 

Spanish Grammar
Spanish Numbers
Spanish Pronunciation
Spanish Verbs
Spanish Vocabulary
Spanish Words
 
 LEARN SPANISH 

99 Sentences
Get By In Spanish
 
 SPANISH BOOKS 

Learn Spanish
 

Spanish Verb 'To Be'

There are two verbs to be in Spanish : ser and estar.

The present tense is as follows :

ser

soyI am
eresyou are (sing, fam)
eshe / she is, you are (sing, pol)
somos we are
soisyou are (pl, fam)
sonthey are, you are (pl, pol)

estar

estoyI am
estásyou are (sing, fam)
estáhe / she is, you are (sing, pol)
est-amos we are
est-áisyou are (pl, fam)
estánthey are, you are (pl, pol)

Ser indicates an inherent quality, a permanent state or characteristic, something which is unlikely to change.

Ser is also used with occupations, nationalities, the time and to indicate possession.

Estar is used for temporary qualities, for things which could change.

Estar is also used to indicate position and situation.

 
 
Privacy policy