Presentación del tema: " Examples in English: I am running.You are eating.We are waiting. These are things that are happening RIGHT NOW! Usually… You use the correct."— Transcripción de la presentación:
Examples in English: I am running.You are eating.We are waiting. These are things that are happening RIGHT NOW! Usually… You use the correct form of estar. Drop the ar, er, ir Add:
Ar verbs….ando Er verbs…iendo Ir verbs…iendo -ando and –iendo are equivalent to – ing.
I am running. Yo estoy corriendo. You are eating. Tú estás comiendo. We are waiting. Nosotros estamos esperando.
If they are irregular in present tense, meaning stem-changing, they will be irregular in present progressive.
When you use object pronouns with the present progressive, you can put them before the conjugated form of estar or attach them to the present participle. If a pronoun is attached to the present participle, an accent mark is needed. Write the accent mark over the vowel that is normally stressed in the present participle. ---- ¿Están Uds. esperando el autobus? ---- Sí, lo Estamos esperando. O: Sí, Estamos esperándolo.