"Ich lebe."

Translation:I am alive.

May 3, 2014

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Why not Ich bin lebe

November 14, 2015

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"Ich lebe" means "I live".

"lebe" in this case is the verb "live". So you can't say "I am live".

That said, you could say "Ich bin am Leben", using the noun "Leben" for "life". It literally translates to something like "I am at the life".

November 14, 2015
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