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by Gules
Fri Jun 09, 2017 6:52 am
Forum: Vocabulary
Topic: How to say "in order for"...
Replies: 2
Views: 543

Re: How to say "in order for"...

You'll often see om te ... and various verbs used alongside laten utilised to render in order for , as Frank mentioned. There are a few other ways that I've seen in order for rendered. Zodat (and sometimes opdat ) are sometimes used as well. Here are some various examples with varying contexts from ...
by Gules
Sat Jan 16, 2016 7:59 am
Forum: Beginnershoekje
Topic: jo ?
Replies: 5
Views: 6002

Re: jo ?

Jo as an interjection: Greeting Farewell "same to you"/"you too" The first option is used in a similar manner to yo in colloquial English -- as a greeting. The second option is similar to the first example except that it's used for 'farewells' (I.e similar to goodbye ) The third option can be used ...
by Gules
Mon Sep 14, 2015 5:06 am
Forum: Beginnershoekje
Topic: Helpen graag
Replies: 85
Views: 44838

Re: Helpen graag

Jammer dat ik niet snel genoeg was. Ik heb het druk gehad en daarom kon je nog niet een bericht sturen. Eindelijk heb ik de tijd om je een bericht te sturen :/ Het spijt me voor m'n traagheid :(
by Gules
Mon Sep 07, 2015 9:36 am
Forum: Beginnershoekje
Topic: Helpen graag
Replies: 85
Views: 44838

Re: Helpen graag

@Bert

Ik zou je ergens over willen praten. Kun je mij even 'n PM of email sturen alsjeblieft?

Vriendelijke groetjes,

Gules
by Gules
Mon Jul 13, 2015 9:42 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Color code
Replies: 8
Views: 31769

Re: Color code

How would/do you determine which colour to use when more than one issue is present? Bv. when a past participle is given when the infinitive form is used -- and also the word originally used is placed incorrectly within a clause/sentence?
by Gules
Thu Jul 10, 2014 10:13 pm
Forum: Beginnershoekje
Topic: Help translating please
Replies: 8
Views: 4836

Re: Help translating please

Graag gedaan :)
by Gules
Mon Jul 07, 2014 9:57 pm
Forum: Beginnershoekje
Topic: Help translating please
Replies: 8
Views: 4836

Re: Help translating please

I knew he is going to come at 5. or I knew he would come at 5 You are right. It does not make sense. I me a nt --> I knew he was going to c o me at 5. Thank you very much Ik wist dat hij om vijf uur ('s ochtends/'s avonds) zou komen. 's ochtends = in the morning 's avonds = in the evening Groetjes,...
by Gules
Mon Jul 07, 2014 6:46 am
Forum: Beginnershoekje
Topic: Best way to say "I like it"
Replies: 4
Views: 4834

Re: Best way to say "I like it"

Hallo Crecker, Ik heb hier onlangs nog iets over gelezen. Houden van – referring to people (stronger connotation), things and food Best avoided when referring to people (unless the desire to express elevated affection/love is intended); although, perhaps, one of the more dominant constructions when ...
by Gules
Sat Jun 28, 2014 10:46 pm
Forum: Beginnershoekje
Topic: Hebt or heeft
Replies: 10
Views: 6908

Re: Hebt or heeft

I still trying hard to learn it. I do not need it for living, but that is my challenge. And I kinda stuck. I am progressing (a little bit ) in reading newspapers. But my listening comprehension sucks. Every day I watch a dutch movie and except some words do not understand a s....t. I do not know wh...
by Gules
Wed Mar 26, 2014 6:58 am
Forum: Vocabulary
Topic: to occur to someone
Replies: 2
Views: 2980

Re: to occur to someone

Erik wrote:Hoe zouden jullie de volgende zinnen vertalen?
by Gules
Sun Mar 02, 2014 8:10 am
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Woordassociatie spel
Replies: 53
Views: 25148

Re: Woordassociatie spel

dutje > droompje
by Gules
Thu Nov 07, 2013 9:22 pm
Forum: Why Dutch?
Topic: Why Dutch?
Replies: 499
Views: 331736

Re: Why Dutch?

Hallo, mijn naam is Jane. I'm fairly new here, and I'm an absolute newbie at learning Dutch! I have a Dutch boyfriend who lives in Holland, whilst I live in England - 500 miles from where he does. We've been together for a roughly 2 years or so now, and in Spring 2014 I'm hoping and praying I get t...
by Gules
Wed Nov 06, 2013 6:34 pm
Forum: Beginnershoekje
Topic: Brand new!
Replies: 6
Views: 3091

Re: Brand new!

Bedankt Frank voor het verbeteren. Ook bedankt Bert voor al je hulp :)
by Gules
Wed Nov 06, 2013 7:11 am
Forum: Beginnershoekje
Topic: Brand new!
Replies: 6
Views: 3091

Re: Brand new!

Hallo! Ik heet Rachael :) aangenaam! :D Ik spreek niet zo goed N ederlands als want ik ben het(?) net beg i nnen om(?) te leren. :o Het is niet erg moeilijk te uitspreken nederlandse om Nederlands te uitspreken als omdat mijn ouders spreken Afrikaans spreken . Ik ben geboren in Zuid-Afrika geboren ...
by Gules
Mon Nov 04, 2013 9:17 pm
Forum: Beginnershoekje
Topic: Helpen graag
Replies: 85
Views: 44838

Re: Helpen graag

Dank je wel Bert. Bedankt voor al de hulp die jij me gegeven hebt.