My street is wide and long. There is a bank in my street. There is a post office and there are two shops. There is a bus-stop and there are some trees.
- What's there in ... - ¿Qué hay en ...?
- There is ..... - Hay
- There are ..... - Hay
Leer este diálogo:
Agent: This is a nice flat, Miss Evans. Here's a plan. There's a livingroom, a kitchen, a diningroom, a bathroom and there are two bedrooms.
Miss Evans: Is there a garden?
Agent: No, there isn't.
Miss Evans: And... a garage?
Agent: No, there isn't a garage.
There is - There are
Corresponden a la forma impersonal "hay"
- There is - para usar en singular
- There are - para usar en plural
There is a living room.
There are two bedrooms.
- There isn't - singular
- There aren't - plural
There isn't a balcony.
There aren't two bathrooms.
- Is there ...? - singular
- Are there ...? - plural
Is there a balcony?
Are there two bathrooms?
Singular: Yes there is - No, there isn't
Plural: Yes, there are - No, there aren't
-Puedes usar la forma contracta there's para conversación o en escritos coloquiales.
- There's a balcony
En las respuestas cortas afirmativas emplea siempre las formas plenas.