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by knuffelbeertje
Wed Jan 25, 2017 2:52 am
Forum: Vocabulary
Topic: Eenmaal
Replies: 1
Views: 1000

Eenmaal

Hi guys! Can you tell me the difference between these two sentences (if any)?

Eenmaal thuis begon ik te huilen
Toen ik thuiskwam begon ik te huilen

Are these just different ways of saying the same thing? Does eenmaal have any special meaning? Is it more formal?

Alvast bedankt!
by knuffelbeertje
Wed May 06, 2015 12:33 am
Forum: Resources and Reviews
Topic: Dutch Poetry
Replies: 8
Views: 4635

Re: Dutch Poetry

I know that a lot of Dutch Tumblr users write poetry, if you're interested in that. Usually you just have to search for "Nederlands" and you find tons of it. Ik weet dat veel Nederlanders die op Tumblr zitten hun eigen poëzie schrijven. Meestal hoef je alleen maar op "Nederlands" te zoeken en dan vi...
by knuffelbeertje
Wed May 06, 2015 12:24 am
Forum: Report an error
Topic: You "do homework" even if you "maakt huiswerk"
Replies: 4
Views: 3821

Re: You "do homework" even if you "maakt huiswerk"

'Making homework' really does sound strange in English.

'Making homework' klinkt inderdaad heel vreemd in het Engels.
by knuffelbeertje
Wed May 06, 2015 12:22 am
Forum: Beginnershoekje
Topic: Hallo hier ben ik!
Replies: 6
Views: 3665

Re: Hallo hier ben ik!

Welkom op het forum! Ik wens je veel succes met Nederlands leren. :)
by knuffelbeertje
Wed May 06, 2015 12:18 am
Forum: Why Dutch?
Topic: Hi, everybody!
Replies: 5
Views: 3218

Re: Hi, everybody!

Welkom, Mark! Ik wens je veel succes met Nederlands leren. :)
by knuffelbeertje
Sat Dec 27, 2014 1:10 am
Forum: Resources and Reviews
Topic: Nederlandstalige liedjes - tips?
Replies: 2
Views: 3210

Re: Nederlandstalige liedjes - tips?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nkf0e7XYBNw https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z9tfO_xDfUo https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Oyc_VMnbRZw https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oUYk3wufnjo https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mqZP9ufNLKA https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v1ZKTyrIoRs https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FA1...
by knuffelbeertje
Sat Dec 27, 2014 12:25 am
Forum: Hints and Tips
Topic: Pretending to not speak English.
Replies: 11
Views: 9762

Re: Pretending to not speak English.

Just keep talking in Dutch even if someone switches over to English, and if they don't get the message you can politely tell them that you're trying to improve your Dutch and want to speak it as much as possible.
by knuffelbeertje
Thu Jul 14, 2011 3:24 am
Forum: Why Dutch?
Topic: Hi everyone!
Replies: 3
Views: 6440

Re: Hi everyone!

A little late I know, but thanks! ;)

~Knuffelbeer
by knuffelbeertje
Sun Jul 19, 2009 9:45 pm
Forum: Why Dutch?
Topic: Hi everyone!
Replies: 3
Views: 6440

Hi everyone!

Hi everyone! You can call me knuffelbeer or just K if you want. I'm from America & love to learn languages, but Dutch is my favorite. :-D I would really love to be able to speak Dutch fluently..that would be awesome! I think this forum will help me in my studies :-D

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