Review of SER & ESTAR
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Uses of SER

1. To identify the subject by linking it to a noun or pronoun.

2. To indicate origin.

3. To indicate what something is made of.

4. To indicate possession or ownership.

5. To indicate destination or recipient with para (with)

6. To indicate time of day or other time expression.

7. To form impersonal expressions.

8. To indicate when/where something takes place.

9. With adjectives to describe qualities that are permanent.

Uses of ESTAR

1. To indicate location.

2. To indicate a temporary state or condition.

3. With adjectives to remark on a surprise.