Is “He was eating.” a complete sentence to the question “What is Stacey eating?”

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    It is a grammatically complete sentence but not a logical answer.
    – randomhead
    Apr 15, 2021 at 3:59
  • What was Stacey doing? She was eating.
    – Lambie
    Apr 26, 2021 at 20:02

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The question asks what Stacy is eating, not if Stacy is eating. A response would specify the kind of food that Stacy is eating. It would also use the female pronoun "she" if Stacy is female.

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