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- Thu Jan 12, 2017 1:03 am
- Forum: Dutch and Flemish culture
- Topic: What is the job market like for English speaking foreigners
- Replies: 1
- Views: 2255
A foreign friend of mine from a multicultural background was thinking of starting afresh in the Netherlands and asked me if the job market was good for English speaking foreigners. To my surprise, I was not able to give her a straightforward yes or no answer. I am not very sure actually. I myself am...
- Fri Jan 06, 2017 8:13 pm
- Forum: Vocabulary
- Topic: Motivation and Satisfaction Vocabulary
- Replies: 2
- Views: 1089
It's the New Year and I'm back at Dutch :-D I tried translating from a dual dictionary but my sentences were different from the book's. I was wondering if my sentences labelled 2 are right and mean the same (or at least can be used interchangeably). 1. Ons nieuwe pakket personeelsvoorzieningen heeft...
Continuing on my list of sentences. Appreciate the feedback on my earlier work. 1. Het is makkelijk om alle Nederlanders over een kam scheren, maar in realiteit Nederlanders in grote steden zijn meer liberal dan die in kleine dorpen wonen. 2. Lydia is niet zeker over haar nieuwe vriend, Thomas. Ze i...
Continuing on with my idioms study....5 sentences today. Thank you for checking my sentences. 1. Omdat ze vanmorgen rode ogen heeft, is het voor de hand liggen dat ze gisternacht niet goed geslapen hadden / geslaapt heeft. 2. Als de baas van deze bedrijf, weet ik altijd wat is er aan de hand zijn. S...
- Tue Dec 13, 2016 10:44 pm
- Forum: Help from Dutch speakers wanted
- Topic: Dutch teacher wanted via Skype/Whats App
- Replies: 0
- Views: 1494
Hi, as a resolution for 2017, I'm looking for a Dutch teacher via Skype/Whats App call to improve my language skills. I have lived in NL for 5 years and speak understandable Dutch. I have a wide vocabulary but have problems with grammar, in particular complex sentence structures. If the cost and tim...
I'm practicing my Dutch idioms and making sentences. Would appreciate help if my sentences are wrong. Thank you in advance. 1. Ik ben niet op mijn achterhoofd gevallen. Ik woon nu een paar jaar in Nederland en daarom weet ik al de regels van samenleving hier. 2. Ik ben een verlegen meisje. Ik vind h...
- Thu Feb 05, 2015 11:26 am
- Forum: Beginnershoekje
- Topic: Help in Translation : My Piano
- Replies: 1
- Views: 2942
Hi, I have written a text on my piano and wonder how the text would read out in Dutch. A great thank you in advance. I have a cream-coloured Feuerstein piano. The Feuerstein brand has its roots dating back to 1928, where its makers were awarded the Gold Medallion in Barcelona. The sound quality of t...
- Wed Jan 28, 2015 5:44 pm
- Forum: Nederlandstalig hoekje
- Topic: My favourite proverbs
- Replies: 2
- Views: 2941
Hi everyone, I'm a learner of Dutch and thought what better way of learning than through my favourite proverbs of all times. Would appreciate if the proverbs below could be translated into Dutch. Any of you into proverbs as well? :!: 1. The secret of getting ahead is getting started. Mark Twain 2. T...
- Wed Jan 28, 2015 5:14 pm
- Forum: NT2-examen & Inburgering
- Topic: My Experience and Tips - Inburgering Examen
- Replies: 10
- Views: 31709
I was in a similar situation as Lynn and Leandre1's and had the oral exemption prior to coming to the Netherlands. I informed the school. In turn the school informed DUO about my exemption. In any case, I think it does not matter whether the student or the school informs DUO - which is the ultimate ...