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by hmushtaq
Thu Dec 05, 2013 1:42 pm
Forum: Word order
Topic: Have I used the correct grammar and word order here?
Replies: 0
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Have I used the correct grammar and word order here?

Please tell me if I have used the correct grammar and word order in the following e-mail. Geachte heer Meijer, Ik zou graag weten de verdeling van de punten voor de Elementary II nederlands taal cursus. Dat is, hoeveel punten er zijn voor schrijven toets, hoeveel punten voor presentaties en zo voort...
by hmushtaq
Wed Oct 30, 2013 5:16 pm
Forum: Word order
Topic: Which is the right word order for this sentence?
Replies: 2
Views: 3611

Re: Which is the right word order for this sentence?

Thanks. Guess the google translator for dutch needs to be improved :)!
by hmushtaq
Wed Oct 30, 2013 2:27 pm
Forum: Word order
Topic: Which is the right word order for this sentence?
Replies: 2
Views: 3611

Which is the right word order for this sentence?

I write the equivalent of "I have come for the bicycle that you advertised on maarkplaats" in dutch, like this. ik ben gekomen voor de fiets die u op marktplaats geadverteerd. But when I do google translation for "I have come for the bicycle that you advertised on maarkplaats", it gives me this. Ik ...
by hmushtaq
Wed Oct 02, 2013 1:09 pm
Forum: Word order
Topic: What is the right way to ask for a leave in dutch.
Replies: 3
Views: 4065

What is the right way to ask for a leave in dutch.

Basically I want to say this. "I request you to grant me leave for two days." I came up with the following. What do you think? Is it correct? "Ik verzoek u mij verlof voor twee dagen te geven." When I give my sentence to google translator, it translates it to the following. "i request you to give me...