We use verb ser (not estar) to introduce people.
Read and listen to these examples:
Esta es mi hermana Luisa.This is my sister Luisa.
Este es Daniel, mi novio.This is Daniel, my boyfriend.
Estos son mis amigos, David y Tomás.These are my friends, David and Tomás.
Kwiziq community member
6 October 2018
Why isn't "a" used to introduce people and pets with ser?
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Can you be more specific? What do you mean by using "a" here?
How do you say "These are Milo and Ted, my dogs"
Correct answer: Estos son Milo y Ted, mis perros.
Why isn't the correct answer Estos son a Milo y Ted, mis perros?
Why isn't the personal "a" used? Or is it just eliminated when used with ser?
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