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i have 2 questions.1_tell me the meaning of this sentence and tell me the meaning of each words.plz

i have 2 questions.
1_tell me the meaning of this sentence
2_ tell me the meaning of each words.plz

我正忙着给老树治病。公鸡听了,挺起胸唱着歌走了。

For learning: Chinese (Mandarin)
Base language: Chinese (Mandarin)
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    我正忙着给老树治病。
    I am busy treating the old tree.
    I was busy treating the old tree. /* could be a past tense as well if given the context */

    公鸡听了,挺起胸唱着歌走了。
    A rooster heard it, stuck out its chest and left humming a song.

    我 (noun) I
    正 (adverb) no meaning, to make a continuous tense when followed by a verb
    忙 (verb) to hasten
    着 (auxiliary) no meaning, to make a continuous tense when following a verb
    给 (preposition) to, toward or for
    老 (adjective) old
    树 (noun) tree
    治 (verb) to treat or cure
    病 (noun) illness

    公 (adjective) male, for animals, not mankind
    鸡 (noun) rooster, hen or chicken
    听 (verb) to hear or listen
    了 (auxiliary) no meaning, to imply an ending of some action

    挺 (verb) to stand erect or straight
    起 (auxiliary) no meaning, to imply a motion to its full extent when following a verb
    胸 (noun) chest or breast
    唱 (verb) to sing
    着        /* mentioned */
    歌 (noun) song
    走 (verb) to walk or go
    了        /* mentioned */

    /* the meaning or function of some characters listed here is conditional and only determined by context, such as 正, 著, 起, etc. */

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