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4.13: The verb ser

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    The verb ser(to be) is an irregular verb in the present tense. It is generally used to describe or talk about occupations, origins and inherent qualities or personality traits.

    Singular

    Table 4.10. Ser Conjugations with Singular Person
    Person Spanish English
    1st person Yo soy I am
    2nd person Tú eres You are
    3rd person Él es He/it is
      Ella es She/it is
      Usted es You (formal) are

    Plural

    Table 4.11. Ser Conjugations with Plural Person
    Person Spanish English
    1st person Nosotros somos We are
    2nd person Vosotros sois You are (informal, Spain)
    3rd person Ellos son They (masc.) are
      Ellas son They (fem.) are
      Ustedes son You are

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