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Gemma Gem
Two quick questions! Two very quick questions; 1. What does 'beim Essen' 'beim Trinken' mean? literal translation to English is 'at' which is obvoiously not correct here? 2 'bei mir' is used to mean 'at my house/place' therefore can I also say ; 'bei Ihnen' = at your house 'bei ihr' = at her house 'bei ihm' = at his house etc??? Thanks again for your much appreciated assistance. Gemma
Oct 14, 2012 2:22 PM
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1) while you are eating/drinking e.g. "Ich bin jetzt gerade beim Essen(, kann ich dich zurück rufen?)" = I'm eating right now (can I call back?) 2) yes, absolutely!
October 14, 2012
1. beim Essen = when you drink beim Trinken = when you drink 2. Yes, you most certainly can.
October 14, 2012
Gemma Gem
Language Skills
English, German
Learning Language
German