Word order help please

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According to many, the word order is one of the hardest parts of the Dutch language. If you are also struggling with subordinate clauses, inversion and the like, this is the place to be.
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Word order help please

Post by meertaligheid » Sun Jul 07, 2013 7:15 pm

My mother was busy this afternoon setting up her doll room.

Mijn moeder vanmiddag was bezig met het opzetten van z'n/haar popkamer?

I need some help on this one.

Thank you.

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Re: Word order help please

Post by Quetzal » Sun Jul 07, 2013 7:53 pm

meertaaligheid wrote:My mother was busy this afternoon setting up her doll room.

Mijn moeder vanmiddag was vanmiddag bezig met het opzetten van z'n/ haar poppenkamer?

I need some help on this one.

Thank you.
Bijna juist!

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Re: Word order help please

Post by meertaligheid » Sun Jul 07, 2013 8:50 pm

Thanks.

Could you get a moderator to fix the spelling on my nick?

Dank je wel!

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Re: Word order help please

Post by Quetzal » Sun Jul 07, 2013 9:50 pm

Done. I didn't even know we could do that.

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Re: Word order help please

Post by meertaligheid » Sun Jul 07, 2013 11:10 pm

Dank je voor de verandering.

Het werd gewaardeerd.

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