Estar Present Tense

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Verb Meaning(s): to be (temporary state)

Verb Chart: Estar Present Tense

Yo

estoy

I am (temporary)

Nosotros

estamos

we are (temporary)

(Juana, Juan)

estás

you are (temporary)

Vosotros

(informal Spain)

estáis

you all are (temporary)

Él/Ella/Ud.

(Sra./Dr. García)

está

he/she/you are (temporary)

Ellos/Ellas/Uds.

están

they/you all are (temporary)

Estar Present Tense Practice

Multiple Choice Game

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Conjugation Practice

Present Tense

Estar Present Sentence Examples

1. Yo estoy en casa estudiando para el examen.
I am at home studying for the exam.
2. ¿Tú estás en la biblioteca ahora?
Are you in the library now?
3. Él está jugando al fútbol en el parque.
He is playing soccer in the park.
4. Ella está aprendiendo a tocar la guitarra.
She is learning to play the guitar.
5. ¿Usted está leyendo un libro interesante?
Are you reading an interesting book?
6. Nosotros estamos haciendo un proyecto de ciencias.
We are doing a science project.
7. ¿Vosotros estáis preparando una obra de teatro?
Are you all (Spain) preparing a play?
8. Ellos están visitando un museo histórico.
They are visiting a historical museum.
9. Ellas están cocinando una receta nueva.
They are cooking a new recipe.
10. ¿Ustedes están planeando un viaje escolar?
Are you all planning a school trip?
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