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by destinyfun
Wed Nov 04, 2009 11:26 pm
Forum: Spelling & pronunciation
Topic: Please help me with "UI"
Replies: 1
Views: 7052

Please help me with "UI"

I know perhaps you've already dsicussed this already here but I desperately need help on how to pronounce "UI". I've been hearing it from different sources and the more I hear it the more it confuses me (I have a mix of belgian, south Netherlands and Northern Netherlands friends so perhaps this is a...
by destinyfun
Fri Aug 21, 2009 3:29 pm
Forum: Vlaams
Topic: What Flemish dialect is this?
Replies: 4
Views: 9874

What Flemish dialect is this?

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by destinyfun
Thu Nov 06, 2008 12:15 pm
Forum: Spelling & pronunciation
Topic: goedemorgen or goejemorgen?
Replies: 15
Views: 41006

Re: goedemorgen or goejemorgen?

Hi Wim, Thanks for your informative reply. On a related note, How do you define dialectal regions for Dutch? Is the dialect per province (e.g. Noord Holland, Zuid Holland, Utrecht etc etc) or are there 'language regions' (e.g. the north of the netherlands has a seperate dialect from the west, east, ...
by destinyfun
Thu Nov 06, 2008 10:02 am
Forum: Spelling & pronunciation
Topic: goedemorgen or goejemorgen?
Replies: 15
Views: 41006

goedemorgen or goejemorgen?

Hi,

Why do some natives say 'goedemorgen' while other say something like 'goejemorgen'?

Is it regional/dialect or it has a slightly different meaning?

Thanks
by destinyfun
Mon Oct 13, 2008 12:43 pm
Forum: Prepositions & postpositions
Topic: Use of in/bij with welkom
Replies: 9
Views: 13947

Re: Use of in/bij with welkom

Actually this confuses me.

Op actually mean upon so how come at plice like Utrecht CS you find something like:

"Welkom op station central"

How do you know when to use which preposition?
by destinyfun
Wed Oct 08, 2008 8:27 am
Forum: Why Dutch?
Topic: Why Dutch?
Replies: 500
Views: 342836

Re: Why Dutch?

I make frequent trips to the Netherlands to work (Amsterdam/Utrecht/Den Bosch and the surroundings). I'm trying to learn Dutch so that I can understand my Dutch colleagues during conversations for example during lunch and for the challange of learning a new language. I currently speak fluent Maltese...
by destinyfun
Mon Oct 06, 2008 10:20 am
Forum: Vocabulary
Topic: Difference between 'wel eens' and 'ooit'
Replies: 4
Views: 10537

Difference between 'wel eens' and 'ooit'

Can someone explain it?

Thanks
by destinyfun
Mon Sep 29, 2008 2:56 pm
Forum: Translations of grammar pages
Topic: Translator password?
Replies: 3
Views: 10088

Translator password?

Hi,
What do I have to do to translate this website into my native language? From where do I get the password?

Thanks
by destinyfun
Sun Sep 28, 2008 11:30 pm
Forum: Language exchange
Topic: Dutch/English/Italian/Maltese
Replies: 0
Views: 6258

Dutch/English/Italian/Maltese

Help me learn Dutch and I can help you learn one of the following:

1. English
2. Italian
3. Maltese

Reply here so we can exchange skype details