2 Subjects and VerbsThe subject of a sentence tells us who is doing the action.The verb tells us what action is taking place in the sentence.
3 Subject Pronouns Subject pronouns are used to discuss people. A subject pronoun tells who is the subject of the sentence.Subject pronouns can replace names when talking.
4 These are the Subject Prounouns in Spanish yonosotrostúvosotrosélellosellaellasUd.Uds.
5 Replace with the correct pronoun: You (inf)HeSheThey (m)They(f)You guysweYou and youBob and JoeSteve and SuzieYou and ISteve and IRachel and IMrs. Smith and you
6 Replace with the correct pronoun: ellaellosellasnosotrosUds.túUd.JuanLilaJuan y LilaJuan y PedroLila y SusanaTú y yoSra. Gonzales y tú Sra. Gonzales y yoYou, SusieYou, Sr. Lopez
7 B. Problems With Pronouns Complete the sentence with the appropriate pronoun. Focus on the verb, determine what form it is and don’t worry if you don’tknow all the words.1. (he) ___________ come todos los tacos.2. (she) _________ trota a la casa.3. (I) ________llamo por telefono a mi amiga.4. (you, informal) ________tienes hambre.5. (you, plural) ¡ __________apestan!6. (we women) ______caminamos a la escuela.7. (they) _________son amigos.8. (you, formal) ¿________ duerme mucho?
8 1. Which singular Spanish pronoun would you use to address an old pal? 2. How many pronouns does Spanish have for the word “you”? What are they?3. Which two pronouns are used only in Spain?4. When referring to a group of men and women, which pronouns can you use?5. Which pronouns can you abbreviate?6. Is there a direct Spanish equivalent for the word “it”?
9 Tú- You FAMILIARYou use tú when talking to friends or people who you are on a FIRST NAME basis with.You use tú when you talk to each other, your friends or casual people.
10 Usted- you FORMALYou use USTED when talking to people who you are on a last name basis.The president, doctors, teachers, adults, etc…
11 Usted and Ustedes Usted refers to only one person. Usted is abbreviated as Ud.Ustedes refers to more than one person. Can be a formal and informal person.Ustedes is abbreviated as Uds.
12 ¿Tú o Usted? The dentist Your best friend Your sister The police The principalThe presidentMiguelYour teacherYour mom or dadVictoria
13 Subjects Pronouns and Verbs In Spanish a verb can tell the subject of the sentence all by itself! This happens when you conjugate the verb.However, it is often times necessary to use a subject pronoun to help clarify the conjugation of the verb.Now, lets learn a verb conjugation!
14 SER- TO BE eres soy es soís son somos yo nosotros tú vosotros él ellos ellaellasUd.Uds.
15 Vamos a practicar…Choose the correct form of the verb ser for the following subject pronouns.EllosEllaYoJuan y MaríaNosotrasTúJosé y yoUstedesYou familiarUsted
16 Más prácticaNow choose the subject pronoun for each form of the verb SER.SonEresEsSomosSoy
17 Ser: to tell where you are from You use ser to tell where people are from. Here is the formula:Subject + Ser + de + country.Ex: Yo soy de Chile.Tú eres de Perú.Ellos son de Honduras.
18 Make into a sentence Yo/Argentina Tú/ Nicaragua Nosotros/ Paraguay Ellos/Los Estados UnidosEl policía/ CubaLa maestra/ VenezuelaLos muchachos/ El SalvadorMiguel y yo/ BrazilTú/ MéxicoEl hombre y la mujer/ Chile