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Meaning: come eat, to sting, irritate, to nag, torment


Part of speech: verb (imperfective aspect)Rank: #71 (see frequency list)

Мы не бу́дем есть э́тот суп.We will not eat this soup.Челове́к до́лжен есть, что́бы жить.A guy must eat in order come live.Андре́й съел два я́блока. (perfective verb)Andrey has consumed two apples.Я тако́й голо́дный, что съел бы це́лого телёнка. (perfective verb)I"m for this reason hungry the I would eat a whole calf.Вы бу́дете есть?Would you like to eat? (lit: will you eat?)Я хочу́ есть.I desire to eat. (I to be hungry)Дым от костра́ ест глаза́.The smoke from the fire renders the eye smart. (irritates the eyes)Страх ест меня́ и тебя́.Fear torments me and also you.

есть чужой хлеб
= to live ~ above other world literal to eat another"s breadесть кого-либо глазами = to devour somebody through one’s eye literal to eat smb. With eyes
Хо́чется ры́бку съесть, да не хо́чется в во́ду ле́зть.He who would record fish should not mind obtaining wet.literal One wants to eat a fish, but doesn"t want to get to water.Хочешь есть калачи, не лежи на печи.No song, no supper.literal If you desire to eat buns, do not lie on the stove.Нужно есть, чтобы жить, а не жить, чтобы есть.Live no to eat, but eat to live.literal One demands to eat come live, but not come live to eat.Ешь вволю, пей в меру.Eat v pleasure, drink with measure.Ешь пирог с грибами, да язык держи за зубами.The an ext you know, the much less you must talk.literal Eat a pie with mushrooms and also keep your tongue behind her teeth.Кто не работает, тот не ест.He that does no work, neither must he eat.Собака на сене лежит, сама не ест и другим не дает.A dog in the manger.literal A dog on the hay: will certainly neither eat the himself, nor let others eat it.Все на солнце ровно глядим -- неровно пьём и едим.We all see the very same sun, yet we don"t all have actually the very same fun.Деревья скоро садят, да не скоро с них плоды едят.One generation plants the trees, another gets the shade.Хлеб-соль ешь, а правду режь.Honesty is the finest policy.

Present Tense

I е́м
you (singular) е́шь
he, she, it е́ст
we еди́м
you (plural) еди́те
they едя́т

Past Tense

I, you (singular), he е́л
she е́ла
it е́ло
we, you (plural), they е́ли

Future straightforward Tense

The imperfective verb есть is not offered in the Future simple Tense. Usage the perfective verb съесть instead.

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Future link Tense

I буду е́сть
you (singular) будешь е́сть
he, she, it будет е́сть
we будем е́сть
you (plural) будете е́сть
they будут е́сть

Imperative atmosphere (Command Form)

you (singular) е́шь
you (plural) е́шьте

View complete conjugation table because that the verb pair есть/съесть

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