Using ser Ser for permanent and long-term states: nationality, jobs, personality, descriptions (colours, material, size): Soy español. I am Spanish. Ana es profesora. Ana is a teacher. Los niños son simpáticos. The children are nice. Mi chaqueta es azul. Es de seda y es muy elegante. My jacket is blue. It is silk and it is very elegant.
Using estar Estar for location/position; for temporary states (mood, health): Madrid está en España. Madrid is in Spain. Mis tías están en casa. My aunts are at home. Estoy contento hoy. I am happy today.
Ser or estar? 1. As a normal PowerPoint file (.ppt). In this case you will see the PowerPoint menu across the top of your screen and miniatures of the slides in the presentation down the left- hand side. To view the presentation, press F5 on your keyboard or click Slide show then View show. This will take you to the opening screen. Then follow the instructions on the next screen.the next screen 2. Alternatively your computer might take you straight to the opening screen of the presentation. In this case right-click anywhere on the screen to bring up the menu box. Click on Full screen, the presentation will expand to your full screen size and you can click through the presentation as per the instructions on the next screen.the next screen Your Teach Me presentation may open in one of two ways depending on your computer software.
Ser or estar? To display the Teach Me presentation you can: Left-click or use the cursor keys to see the lesson appear one line at a time or click the button to see the whole slide at a glance. To hear the audio click on the speaker icon. To progress to the next slide click the button or keep pressing any key. To see the previous slide click the button. To restart the activity click the button.