is Definition

third person singular present of 'be'.

Using is: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "is" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    He is a doctor.

  • Example

    She is running late.

  • Example

    The sky is blue.


Summary: is in Brief

The word 'is' [ɪz] is the third person singular present tense of the verb 'be'. It is used to indicate a state or condition, such as 'He is a doctor' or 'The sky is blue'.