Presentation is loading. Please wait.

Presentation is loading. Please wait.

Present Tense of estar ANTE TODO You will now learn a verb which means to be, the verb estar. Although estar ends in –ar, it does not follow the pattern.

Similar presentations


Presentation on theme: "Present Tense of estar ANTE TODO You will now learn a verb which means to be, the verb estar. Although estar ends in –ar, it does not follow the pattern."— Presentation transcript:

1 Present Tense of estar ANTE TODO You will now learn a verb which means to be, the verb estar. Although estar ends in –ar, it does not follow the pattern of regular –ar verbs. The yo form (estoy) is irregular. Also, all forms have an accented á except the yo and nosotros/nosotras forms.

2 Present Tense of estar: The verb estar (to be) SINGULAR FORMS yo estoy I am tú estás you are (fam.) Ud. / él / ella está you are (form.); he / she is PLURAL FORMS nosotros/as estamos we are vosotros/as estáis you are (fam.) Uds. / ellos / ellas están you are (form.); they are

3 Present Tense of estar: Uses Location Estoy en casa. Inés está al lado de Javier. I am at home. Inés is next to Javier. HealthÁlex está enfermo hoy.Álex is sick today. Well-being ¿Cómo estás Maite? Estoy bien, gracias. How are you Maite? I am fine, thanks.


Download ppt "Present Tense of estar ANTE TODO You will now learn a verb which means to be, the verb estar. Although estar ends in –ar, it does not follow the pattern."

Similar presentations


Ads by Google