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Verbo estar




yo........................ estoy
tú ....................... estás
él-ella-usted.............. está

1.Localización (excepto eventos)

Mi madre está en Texas.
Juan está en la clase de Español.

B Cosas
El vaso está en la mesa.
Los zapatos están debajo de la cama
Las cervezas están en el refrigerador.

C Animales
El perro está en el patio
La tortuga está en el jardin

D lugares
Costa Rica está entre Nicaragua y Panamá.
Acapulco está en México.

2.Estado o condición actual
-María está enferma
-Pedro está gordo
-El café está caliente.

3.Opinión personal
-Su vestido está muy bonito

4.Estar + Participio (expresa el resultado de una acción anterior)
- El profesor abrió la puerta R/ La puerta está abierta

5.Estar + gerundio (Acción Progresiva)
Mi esposo está dormido
Luis está estudiando.

About the Author

Asis Spanish School offer Spanish courses for all levels in Costa Rica. visit our web site www.institutoasis.com and e-mail us if you want recive Spanish vocabulary and excercises.


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