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In Spanish there are two verbs for "to be": ser and estar. Ser is used for more permanent/physical/personality actions, estar is used for temporary actions. ? How you feel and where you are, always use the verb ESTAR." NOTE: General Estar Rule Estar is used to indicate temporary states and locations. If the general rule doesn´t suffice, think of the acronym PLACE, which stands for Position, Location, Action, Condition, and Emotion. Position: is the physical position or posture a person or…
to be
yo estoy
I am
tú estás
you are
él está
he is
ella está
she is
usted está
you (formal) are
it is
nosotros estamos
we are
nosotras estamos
we (all girls) are
ustedes están
you all are
ellos están
they are
ellas están
they (all girls) are