Mis zapatos están muy sucios.

Tamani

Kwiziq community member

10 December 2017

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Mis zapatos están muy sucios.

I thought estar was used with a location. Why isn't ser used here?

This relates to:
Using muy versus mucho (intensifiers) -

Inma

Kwiziq language super star

11 December 2017

11/12/17

Hola Tamani, Estar is also used when we talk about the physical condition of something. You can have a look here https://progress.lawlessspanish.com/revision/grammar/using-estar-not-ser-when-talking-about-physical-condition-of-something Inma : )

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