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12:23 Jan 30, 2001
English to Spanish translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: watching televison
watching televison
william alvarado
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Summary of answers provided
naMirando televisión.
Bertha S. Deffenbaugh
na"viendo la television"David Salcedo
na...mirando televisión...Alba Mora
naviendo la televisiónGeisha (Angie) Hayes
naver la televisiónxxxOso
naVer la tele(visión) o viendo la tele(visión)
Blanca Rodr�guez
naver televisión
Mauricio López Langenbach


  

Answers


3 mins
ver televisión


Explanation:
Así se dice. "Ver tele" es una opción más informal. Más contexto hubiera sido útil para determinar la forma más adecuada de decirlo.

Mauricio López Langenbach
New Zealand
Local time: 08:13
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 327

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Alicia Piva

xxxOso
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4 mins
ver la televisión


Explanation:
Greetings from: OSO ¶:^)

xxxOso
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 9863
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11 mins
Ver la tele(visión) o viendo la tele(visión)


Explanation:
Al no haber más contexto no puedo saber el tiempo verbal.

Espero que te sirva de ayuda

Blanca Rodr�guez
Local time: 20:13
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish, Native in GalicianGalician
PRO pts in pair: 23
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13 mins
viendo la televisión


Explanation:
A verb ending in "ing" in english ends in "ndo" in spanish.

Examples:
What are you doing? - ¿Qué estas hacieNDO?

Watching television - vieNDO la televisión

Geisha (Angie) Hayes
PRO pts in pair: 47
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3 hrs
...mirando televisión...


Explanation:
suerte

Alba Mora
Local time: 16:13
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 636

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Esther Hermida
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4 hrs
Mirando televisión.


Explanation:
"Mirar" is the verb to be used whenever you want to express that you sit in front of the television to watch a program.
Mirar is the infinitive, and MIRANDO is the equivalent to the ING english ending.( gerund)

Regards,
Bertha Deffenbaugh

Bertha S. Deffenbaugh
United States
Local time: 12:13
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 743

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Esther Hermida

xxxOso
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2 days 21 hrs
"viendo la television"


Explanation:
ando y endo = "ing"

In Mexico it is very common to say "viendo" not "mirando," it may very from region to region, so basically it depends who you want to say it to.

Good luck.

David Salcedo
PRO pts in pair: 13
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