Verb 'to be': Simple present affirmative

Presente simple del verbo "to be" en forma afirmativa

El verbo "to be" equivale a ser o estar.

El empleo de uno u otro dependerá del contexto de la frase.

Ejemplos

I am Spanish Soy español
I am tired Estoy cansado

Simple Present

Afirmativo

Forma larga Forma corta
I am I'm
You are You're
He is He's
She is She's
It is It's
We are We're
You are You're
They are They're

La forma larga se utiliza en los textos escritos y en el habla formal.

La forma corta se utiliza en el lenguaje hablado y en escritos informales.

Ejemplos

Uso formal Uso informal
I am a student I'm a student Soy estudiante
You are Spanish You're Spanish Eres español
He is sad He's sad Él está triste
She is tall She's tall Ella es alta
It is cold It's cold Hace frío
We are from Málaga We're from Málaga Somos de Málaga
You are nice You're nice Sois agradables
They are policemen They're policemen Son policías

Ejercicios

1 Completa las siguientes oraciones con la forma larga del verbo 'to be'.

1 She my sister.

is

2 These my new jeans.

are

3 I twenty years old.

am

4 You a nice person.

are

5 Mike smart.

is

2 Completa las siguientes oraciones con la corta del verbo 'to be'.

6 I your new teacher.

I'm

7 He my father.

He's

8 Today it sunny.

it's

9 They good students.

They're

10 We hungry.

We're



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