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Gestern Abend war bei dir zu Hause die ganze Zeit besetzt.

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June 10, 2017



Gestern Abend - yesterday evening

war [es] - it was

bei dir - at your place

die ganze Zeit - all the time

besetzt - occupied

Yesterday evening, it was occupied at your place all the time

meaning, Last evening I tried to call you, but it was busy all the time, I couldn't get through

Es ist besetzt is often used in the context of phone calls like this


so what is the occupied? the home phone? thanks


yes, the phone line is occupied. Don't translate it literally. Es ist besetzt means The phone is busy

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