Oraciones con There is y There are

There is y there are son dos palabras usadas con muchas frecuencia en Inglés.

Ambas palabras significan hay por lo que la diferencia este en la cantidad a la que nos referimos cuando estamos hablando.

Por ejemplo

  • There is a cat in the house = Hay un gato en la casa
  • There are two cats in the house = Hay dos gatos en la casa

Como puedes ver la expresión there is se usa cuando hablamos de algo en singular, mientras que there are se usa cuando hablamos de algo en plural

Oraciones Afirmativas con There is y There are

Estas son son oraciones afirmativas con there is y there are

  • There is a cat = Hay un gato
  • There are two cats= Hay dos gatos
  • There is a dog = Hay un perro
  • There are three dogs= Hay 3 perros
  • There is a house = Hay una casa
  • There are three houses= Hay 3 casas
  • There is a man outside = Hay un hombre afuera
  • There are three men outside = Hay 3 hombres afuera

Oraciones Negativas con There isn’t y There aren’t

Estas son oraciones negativas con there is y there are

  • There isn’t any food = No hay comida
  • There isn’t any water = No hay agua
  • There isn’t any oil = No hay aceite
  • There aren’t any children = No hay niños
  • There aren’t any tables = No hay meses
  • There aren’t any restrooms = No hay baños

Como lo puedes notar, las oraciones negativas llevan la palabras Any después de las expresiones there isn’t y there aren’t.

Preguntas con There is y There are

Estas son preguntas con there is y there are

  1. Is there a ghost in the house? = ¿Hay un fantasma en la casa?
  2. Is there a TV in the living room? = ¿Hay una TV en la sala?
  3. Are there museums in this town? = ¿Hay museos en esta ciudad?
  4. Are there people in the stage? = ¿Hay personas en el escenario?
  5. Are there two stranger outside? = Hay dos extraños afuera de la casa?
  6. Isn’t There a major risk? = ¿No hay mayor riesgo?
  7. Aren’t there any restaurants here ? = ¿Hay algunos restaurantes acá?

Preguntas con There is y There are y How Many

How many significa cuantos en Inglés y se integra muy bien con there is y there are

  1. How many people are there in this town?
  2. How many cats are there in the house?
  3. How many dogs are there in the park?
  4. How many countries are there in Europe?
  5. How many tables are there in this restaurant?
  6. How many people are there in this room?
  7. How many supermarkets are there around here?
  8. How many students are there in your class?

Estas son algunas preguntas con there is y there are

  • How many people are there in this restaurant?
  • There are three people in the restaurant
  • How many students are there in your class?
  • There are five students in the class
  • How many dogs are there in the park?
  • There are five dogs in the park
  • How many cars are there in the parking lot?
  • There are around 100 cars in section A
  • How many fast and furious films are there?
  • I don’t know I stopped watching after number #4

Preguntas con There is y There are: How Much?

Estas son algunas preguntas con there is y there are

  • How much money are there?
  • Not much, we have to get some more
  • How much food is there?
  • Enough for three days

There is and There are = Some and Any

Podemos usar los números para indicar la cantidad de algo:

  • There are three laptop tablets on my desk
  • There are three couples in the restaurant
  • There are two beautiful beaches nearby

Cuando no deseamos ser específicos, podemos usar la palabra some:

  • There are some tablets on my desk
  • There are some couples in the restaurant
  • There are some beaches nearby

Tambien podemos usar some con sustantivos no contables

  • There is some milk in the fridge
  • There is some money in my purse
  • There is some danger in this business

En el caso de las oraciones negativas, podemos usar Any

  • There isn’t any money in my wallet
  • There aren’t any people in the restaurant
  • There aren’t any good restaurants

Por ultimo podemos usar no después de there is y there are

  • There is no coffee for you
  • There is no money in my wallet
  • There are no students in the classroom

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