Ser vs Estar

Ser vs Estar - Ser vs Estar "to be." 1. Ser:...

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Ser vs Estar “to be.” a. D.O.C.T.O.R. i. D escription (Ella es alta.) ii. O ccupation (Soy professor.) iii. C haracteristic (El es antipático.) iv. T ime/Date (Son las ocho./ Hoy es el ocho de julio.) v. O rigin (Soy de Texas.) vi. R elationship (Ella es mi madre.) b. Pretend you’re writing an online dating ad. c. Conjugations: Soy Somos Eres Sois Es Son d. Ser is an irregular verb. e. Also used with: i. Impersonal Expressions …es importante, pero no es urgente. ii. Para …las flores son para mi madre. iii. “de” to show type/ kind, possession, material (made of), origin type/kind… esto un libro de matematicas possession… la pelota es de Nicola material… la camisa es de algodòn origin… soy de EEUU a. H.E.L.P. i. H ealth (Estoy enojado.) ii. E motion (Estoy contento.) iii. L ocation (Está al concierto.) iv. P resent Progressive (Ella está hacienda la tarea.) b. “How you feel and where you are, always use the verb estar”
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course SPAN 201W taught by Professor Hendrix during the Fall '07 term at Vanderbilt.

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