"Eat" is a transitive verb which is often translated as "comer", and "she eats" is a phrase which is often translated as "ella come". Learn more about the difference between "eat" and "she eats" below.
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to consume)
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (to consume)
(to worry or bother)
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
Why are you so serious? What's eating you? Come on, tell me.¿Por qué estás tan serio? ¿Qué te preocupa? Vamos, dímelo.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
What's eating her? She didn't even say hello to us.¿Qué mosca le habrá picado? Ni siquiera nos saludó.
What's eating him? Why did he slam the door?¿Qué le pasa? ¿Por qué dio ese portazo?