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									IMPERSONAL
EXPRESSIONS +
INFINITIVE


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IMPERSONAL EXPRESSIONS +
INFINITIVE

In English, as in Spanish,
 you can use impersonal
 expressions with
 infinitives to state an
 opinion or to make
 indirect or subtle
 suggestions.
IMPERSONAL EXPRESSIONS +
INFINITIVE

It’simportant to tell the
 truth.
Es importante decir la
 verdad.
IMPERSONAL EXPRESSIONS +
INFINITIVE

To   state an opinion, or to
 suggest that something
 should be done without
 indicating who should do
 it, use an impersonal
 expression plus an
 infinitive.
IMPERSONAL EXPRESSIONS +
INFINITIVE

Impersonal  expressions
 combine the usted/él/ella
 form of the verb ser and
 an adjective.
(The verb ser can be in
 any tense.)
IMPERSONAL EXPRESSIONS +
INFINITIVE
IMPERSONAL EXPRESSIONS +
INFINITIVE

Add   the infinitive to state
 your opinion:
Es malo presentar
 información falsa.
It’s bad to present false
 information.
IMPERSONAL EXPRESSIONS +
INFINITIVE

Fue  bueno entrevistar al
 director.
It was good to interview
 the director.
Era interesante escuchar
 las entrevistas.
It was interesting to listen
 to the interviews.
IMPERSONAL EXPRESSIONS +
INFINITIVE

Va  a ser difícil cancelar la
 teletón.
It’s going to be difficult to
 cancel the telethon.

								
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