I thought "Es probable que" took the indicative?

allison

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14 July 2018

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I thought "Es probable que" took the indicative?

Es probable que ________ en tren. It is probable that we go by train.HINT: Conjugate "ir" in El Presente Subjuntivo

This question relates to:
Spanish lesson "Conjugate irregular verb ir in El Presente de Subjuntivo."

Inma

Kwiziq language super star

14 July 2018

14/07/18

Hola Allison

Es probable que... takes the present subjunctive. Expressions of this type, i.e "Es + adjective + que ... take the subjunctive, unless they express "certainty" like "Es cierto que Luis es guapo" (It's true that Luis is handsome).

Here is a lesson that tells you more about it:

https://spanish.kwiziq.com/revision/grammar/using-the-subjunctive-with-impersonal-expressions

Inma

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