Im so busy! Phrases to express youre busy in Spanish

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I want to show you today some phrases to express that youre busy.

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The word for busy is: ocupado (oh-coo-pah-doh)

*The word ocupado is the masculine. The femenine form is Ocupada. If you’re a girl, use ocupada; if you’re a boy, use ocupado.

There is also: atareado (ah-tah-reh-ah-doh) which means busy, or rushed

*The femenine is atareada. 

Estoy ocupado Im busy

Etoy atareado (or atareada, in femenine) Im busy; Im rushed

You can add the following words to stress your statement:

Estoy bien atareado  Im very busy

Estoy tan ocupado Im so busy

Estoy súper ocupada Im super busy

Estoy muy atareada Im very busy. Or, Im too busy

Estoy demasiado ocupado Im too busy

Other useful busy phrases:

No puedo ahora, estoy ocupado I cant right now, Im too busy

Este fin de semana no puedo, es que estare ocupado I cant this weekend, Ill be busy

Esta semana estoy muy ocupado Im very busy this week

Ese dia tengo un compromiso I have a compromise that day

Ya tengo planes para el fin the semana I already have plans for the weekend


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