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How is "el subjuntivo con expresiones impersonales" formed?
impersonal expression + que + subjunctive
How are the present subjuntive verbs formed? (ar verbs)
Drop the -o from the yo form and add e, es, e, emos, eis, en.
How are the present subjuntive verbs formed? (er/ir verbs)
Drop the -o from the yo form and add a, as, a, amos, ais, an.
es bueno
it's good
es mejor
it's better
es necesario
it's necessary
es importante
it's important
es urgente
it's urgent
es una lastima (accent on a)
it's a shame
es extrano (ny)
it's strange
es ridiculo
it's rediculous
es horrible
it's horrible
no es justo
it's unfair
es posible
it's possible
es imposible
it's impossible
es probable
it's probable
es improbable
it's improbable
If there is no change of subject after the impersonal expression...
...the infinitive is used. Ex: Es necesario salir para el aeropuerto ahora. It's necessary to leave for the airport now.
What expressions are exceptions?
VOCCES: verdad, obvio, claro, cierto, evidente seguro.
How are the exceptions formed?
The subjunctive is only used in the negative, while the indicative forms the positive.