Estar a punto de

Be about to (Estar a punto)

 

Gramatical Structure / Estructura Gramatical

Example with verb to go:

 

Afirmative clause / Frase afirmativa

Sujeto + to be + about to + verbo principal
Ejemplo: I am about to go (Estoy a punto de salir)

 

Negative clause / Frase negativa

Sujeto + to be + not + about to + verbo principal
Ejemplo: I am not about to go (No estoy a punto de salir)

 

Interrogative clause/ Frase interrogativa

To be + sujeto + about to + verbo principal? 
Ejemplo: Are you about to go? (¿Estás a punto de salir?)

Usamos be about to para describir una acción o un evento inminente.

– The Ceremony is about to begin. (La ceremonia está a punto de comenzar)

 

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