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Is it "Je dors" or is it "Je vais dormir"? What's the difference? Which one is accurate?

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Je dors means I'm sleeping. Je vais dormir means I'm going to bed / to sleep. –  Alexis Pigeon Jul 25 '13 at 7:41
    
Theoretically, it shouldn't be possible for you to say that :). –  deutschZuid Jul 29 '13 at 4:18
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Actually, yes: - Que fais-tu demain à 4h du matin ? - A quatre heures ? Je dors ! :-) –  Shlublu Jul 29 '13 at 11:29

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I'm sleeping actually means je dors. Je vais dormir would be I am going to sleep.

This page shows how to translate English simple and continuous present into French.
It is an English exercise for French speakers but it is an interesting exercise to use it as an English speaker.

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