Using Gustar to express what OTHERS like
Using Gustar to express what OTHERS like Páginas 44-47 You already know….. Te gusta and Me gusta You can already say “I like” and “You like”: Me gusta and te gusta You also already know that you use an activity following these expressions to express what it is you like to do. DON’T FORGET! No me gusta and No te gusta A small change to expressing Me gusta and te gusta…. Now you are going to see the expression add a little more to it. It is MORE COMMON to see: A mí, me gusta__________ A mí (to me) A ti, te gusta____________ A ti (to you) These pretty much expresses LITERALLY: “It is pleasing to me” and “It is pleasing to you” Now, to express “he and she likes”, “you like (formal) OR “it is pleasing to him”, “it is pleasing to her” and “it is pleasing to you” The words we use are very similar, so we need to be careful as we learn them. One letter change and it can change the entire meaning of what we want to say. Le gusta (he or she likes, you like -formal) You will see: A él le gusta or A ella le gusta or A usted le gusta Why do you think it to be important to see them the second way? _______________________________________________________________. What if “we” like something? It is something that is pleasing to us? You will see: Nos gusta More specifically, you will see: A nosotros/nosotras nos gusta_________________________. What expression to you recognize from before that can help you remember what this means? _________________________________________________________________. What if “they” like something or it is pleasing to them? OR “y’all” like something or it is pleasing to y’all? Again- watch for the similar words that can help you to know who you are talking ABOUT A ellos les gusta A ellas les gusta A ustedes les gusta See? There are the subject pronouns we already know to help you to figure out who likes to do something. Práctica 1) Qué le gusta hacer a Teresa? (leer un libro) _____________________________________________________. 2) Qué le gusta hacer a Alicia? (escribir correos electrónicos) _____________________________________________________. 3) Qué le gusta hacer a Alicia y Miguel? (estudiar) _____________________________________________________. 4) Qué le gusta hacer a usted? (comer papas fritas) _____________________________________________________. 5) Qué le gusta hacer a nosotros? (pasar un rato con los amigos) _____________________________________________________.