estoy comiendo

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estoy comiendo(
ehs
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toy
 
koh
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myehn
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doh
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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (I'm consuming)
a. I'm eating
Estos días estoy comiendo demasiado. Si sigo así, engordaré.I'm eating too much these days. If I go on like this, I'll put on weight.
b. I'm having
Estoy comiendo unos cacahuetes porque no podía aguantar hasta la hora de la comida.I'm having some peanuts because I couldn't wait until lunchtime.
2. (I'm having the midday meal)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. I'm having lunch
Ahora estoy comiendo. ¿Te importaría volverme a llamar en media hora, a las 2 pm o así?I'm having lunch right now. Would you mind calling me back in half an hour, around 2 pm?
3. (I'm having the evening meal)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. I'm having dinner
Estos días estoy comiendo a las 9 pm porque salgo tarde de trabajar, pero normalmente como a las 7 pm.These days I'm having dinner at 9 pm because I leave work late, but I usually have dinner at 7 pm.
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