"I am helping you with the food."

Translation:Yo te ayudo con la comida.

3 months ago

8 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/GypsyMaggie

My answer, "te estoy ayudando con la comida" seems correct also. Other times it is accepted. This is confusing. If Spanish does not use this action form, someone please advise me. Thanks.

3 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/spiceyokooko
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Duolingo has started treating continuous present - I am helping as the same as simple present - I help. So both are correct and can be interchanged:

I am helping...

I help...

3 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/CiprianGraphics

Yes but they sometimes forget to add possible correct answers, so even though they are correct and usable, Duolingo would otherwise mark them as incorrect. They'll probably fix it eventually.

3 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/CiprianGraphics

''Estoy ayudandote con la comida'' is also correct and should be accepted. I reported it.

3 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Erik_Ugland

I agree with all the comments above. This should be changed to allow other answers.

3 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/aprammel
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Here should the 'gerundio' also be correct.

1 month ago

https://www.duolingo.com/ProfesorAntonnio
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estoy ayud√°ndote con la comida must be accepted despite it has been reported months ago and they haven't fixed it.

1 month ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Christine826608

How would you write the sentence if you wanted "you" to be usted and not the tu form?

4 days ago
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