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What is the difference between Ser Vs. Estar

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Both verbs ser and estar translate in English: to be. There are two acronyms that you can use to remember when to use each one. SER: Descriptions – El papel es interesante. The paper is interesting. Ooccupations – Ella es profesora. She is a teacher. Ccharacteristics – Yo soy alto e inteligente.I am tall and intelligent. Time – Son las dos y media. It is two thirty. Origin – Nosotros somes de Colombia. We are from Colombia. Relationships – Ella es mi hermana. She is my sister. *If you remember one thing about ser, remember that it is used mostly for characteristics and to define the qualities of something. ESTAR: . Position – Ella está a mi lado. She is at my side. Location – La casa está en la esquina.The house is on the corner. Action – Yo estoy hablando. I am speaking. Condition – Estamos enfermos.We are sick. Emotion – Ellos están felices. They are happy.

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