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08/09/2014 14:29

Dutch course for beginners: Spots on Monday still available!

New Dutch courses for beginners starting in September: Language level: Absolute beginners (A0) Lessons: Group lessons (90 min.) with max. 5 students, one lesson per week, 10 lessons in total with an option to continue in a follow-up course  Available time slots: Monday 18:30...

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31/08/2014 19:22

How can you help yourself to memorise Dutch vocabulary?

Increasing your vocabulary is very important for your general progress in Dutch. To express yourself more fully and in a more sophisticated way, you will ideally need about 4,000 words.  What does knowing a new word mean? It is not enough just to know the meaning of a word. You also need to...

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30/08/2014 11:54

New: Dutch course for beginners in Utrecht

Please find below information about the new Dutch courses for beginners starting in September: Language level: Absolute beginners (A0) Lessons: Group lessons (90 min.) with max. 5 students, one lesson per week, 10 lessons in total with an option to continue in a follow-up course  Available...

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15/07/2014 18:46

Learn Dutch. Eat chocolate.

Moe van al dat studeren? Neem een chocolaatje!     

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30/06/2014 09:48

Nieuwe muurdecoratie in Utrecht

 

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19/05/2014 09:48

Vaste voorzetsels: weet jij alle antwoorden?

Onderstaand vind je drie online oefeningen voor vaste preposities in het Nederlands. Je kunt je antwoorden laten nakijken. Mocht je een antwoord niet weten dan is er altijd een hint voor je. Veel oefenplezier!  Oefening I      Oefening II     Oefening...

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28/04/2014 23:00

Woordenschat en tradities: Blikgooien, zaklopen, sjoelen en koekhappen.

Blikgooien, zaklopen, sjoelen en koekhappen. Ken je deze OUDHOLLANDSE SPELLETJES? :)      

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26/02/2014 11:54

Wil je nog koffie? What is the meaning of NOG in Dutch?

The adverb NOG can be translated as still, so far, even, more and again. A few examples... NOG = STILL, SO FAR ze is nog jong = she's still/only young nog geen veertig = on the better side of forty, on the sunny/right side of forty  niemand heeft dit nog geprobeerd...

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21/02/2014 16:30

Het lot van de kikker. Fijn weekend allemaal!

  het lot = fate / destiny rillen = to shiver de kikker = frog de schildpad = tortoise de wilg = willow de houtworm = woodworm glinsteren = to...

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18/02/2014 08:39

Good question: What is the difference between GEWOON and NET in Dutch? Do they both mean JUST in English?

GEWOON and NET can both be translated as just, indeed. GEWOON The adverb GEWOON can be translated as just, simply, normally, usually, ordinarily, e.g.: gewoon heerlijk! = simply delightful dat vlees is gewoon niet te eten = that meat is simply/just inedible ga alsjeblieft gewoon...

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