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In German, if you want to say you are doing something right now, can you use 'im moment'?

For example if you ask me 'what are you doing?' Can I reply 'Im moment ich lernen Deutsche' (I'm studying German)?

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Would it also be acceptable to just reply 'lernen Deutsche'?

For learning: German
Base language: English
Category: Language

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    You can just say the verb.
    'What are you doing? (Was machen/machst Sie/du?)' 'German (Deutsch)'
    'What are you doing?' 'Studying'
    'What are you doing?' 'Walking'

    There are better ways to say it, but it's perfectly fine to do it like this, and I don't think you already want to learn the others ways if you've only started with German yesterday :P

    Hallo, du kannst z.B. auch sagen:"Ich lerne gerade Deutsch" oder "Ich bin gerade dabei, Deutsch zu lernen" oder "Momentan lerne ich Deutsch". Umgangssprachlich sagt man auch:"ich bin am Deutsch lernen". Als Antwort auf die Frage:"Was machst du gerade?" könnte man auch einfach nur "Deutsch lernen" sagen.

    Yes, you can say "Im Moment lerne ich Deutsch" (Im Moment ich lerne Deutsch is wrong)
    Moment with capital "M" because it is a noun.
    The verb is always at the second position, so you can also say:
    Ich lerne im Moment Deutsch

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