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PERSONAL VERB TO BE CONTRACTED

PRONOUN FORM

I AM I' M
1a

sono io sono
io

a
YOU ARE YOU' RE
2
tu sei tu sei
singular

a
HE IS HE' S
3
egli egli

a
SHE IS SHE' S
3
ella ella

a
IT IS IT' S
3
esso / essa esso

a
WE ARE WE' RE
1
noi siamo noi siamo

YOU ARE YOU' RE


plural

a
2
voi siete voi siete

a
THEY ARE THEY' RE
3
essi / esse sono essi sono
NEGATIVE FORM
I AM NOT I'M NOT
YOU ARE NOT YOU AREN'T
HE IS NOT HE ISN'T
SHE IS NOT SHE ISN'T
IT IS NOT IT ISN'T
WE ARE NOT WE AREN'T
YOU ARE NOT YOU AREN'T
THEY ARE NOT THEY AREN'T

QUESTIONS
QUESTION SHORT ANSWER

AM I ? YES, I AM NO, I'M NOT


ARE YOU ? YES, YOU ARE NO, YOU AREN'T
IS HE ? YES, HE IS NO, HE ISN'T
IS SHE ? YES, SHE IS NO, SHE ISN'T
IS IT ? YES, IT IS NO, IT ISN'T
ARE WE ? YES, WE ARE NO, WE AREN'T
ARE YOU ? YES, YOU ARE NO, YOU AREN'T
ARE THEY ? YES, THEY ARE NO, THEY AREN'T

Il verbo essere VERB TO BE


Il verbo essere il verbo pi usato della lingua inglese.
E' un verbo ausiliare usato anche con altri verbi.

Il verbo TO BE si usa:
Per dire chi siamo o chi sono gli altri
I AM LUKE
Per dire l'et
SHE'S NINE YEARS OLD
Per esprimere stati d'animo
YOU'RE HAPPY
Per esprimere stati fisici
THEY ARE HUNGRY
Per descrivere persone, animali, cose
THE ELEPHANT IS BIG
8 5 7 3

6 2 4
JOHN IS HAPPY
IS THIS A COMPUTER ?
THEY ARE BANANAS
REFRESHING . . . VERB TO BE
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