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Example of sentences with there is and there are

There is and there are mean “there is”, a word that refers to quantity individually and uniquely, or in the plural, to indicate several or more objects , people or animals . In the first case, there is is used, and when there are several: there are.

Example of affirmative sentences with there is

To refer to a single thing, animal or person , it is written there is. The prayers that we present to you will be in English and their translation into Spanish.

  1. There is a ball in the closet. There is a ball in the closet.
  2. There is a new dog in the house. There is a new dog in the house.
  3. There is a participant in the English course. There is a participant in the English course.
  4. There is a season of play . There is a season of play.
  5. There is a wheelbarrow in the garden . There is a wheelbarrow in the garden.

Example of affirmative sentences with there are

When there are is used, it is because mention will be made of the number of things, animals or people in a given situation.

  1. There are 3 baseball gloves in the box. There are 3 baseball gloves in the box.
  2. There are 10 puppies in the basket. There are ten puppies in the basket.
  3. There are thirteen participants in the music course. There are thirteen participants in the music course.
  4. There are four seasons during the year. There are four seasons during the year.
  5. There are twenty qualified for the off-road rally. There are twenty qualified for the off-road rally.

Example of negative sentences with there isn’t and there aren’t

When we write negative sentences, we must take into account that the sentence refers to a singular or plural , in the case of the latter, it is not necessary to specify the amount as in the previous example. Also, the word “any” must be placed before both negative expressions. Let’s look at the examples.

  1. There is no celebration. There isn’t any celebration.
  2. There are no flowers. There aren’t any flowers.
  3. There are no people. There aren’t any persons.
  4. There are no lions. There aren’t any lions.
  5. There is no music . There isn’t any music.

Example of interrogative sentences with there is and there are

The wording of the questions with there is and there are have the following structure:

If it is about there is, the structure will be: Is there a…

  1. Is there a lawyer in the company ? Is there a lawyer in the company?
  2. Is there a stove in the room? Is there a cooker in the room?
  3. Is there a shopping center nearby? Is there a shopping center nearby?

If it is about there are, the structure will be: Are there…

  1. Are there people at home? Are there people at home?
  2. Are there four teams present? Are there four teams present?
  3. Are there enough cars? Are there enough cars?

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