Preposition Resources

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Do we buy our train tickets 'in' or 'op' the station? Do we ask 'voor' or 'om' informatie?
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Preposition Resources

Post by westopher » Sat Feb 05, 2011 6:47 pm

I was wondering if anyone is aware of a truly comprehensive, truly complete online resource for learning prepositions and proper use with examples? Something along the lines of Bieneke's work on this site?

While I still have much to learn with Dutch, and a lot of vocabulary to acquire, I feel I'm well-equipped with self-study materials and resources at this point for everything... Except prepositions. And because they simply don't work quite the same way as English, the whole matter of aan, bij, uit, om, op, in, af, toe, etc., etc., etc. is cloudy and overwhelming. IM'ing with my Dutch friends is getting easier, but I just am not picking-up the prepositional stuff well.

Any pertinent URLs or other advice on this are welcome. I'd prefer to have something comprehensive at my fingertips instead of continuing to shoot in the dark.

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Re: Preposition Resources

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Re: Preposition Resources

Post by westopher » Tue Feb 08, 2011 2:43 am

Dank u wel, Sandra.

The Muiswerk site seems perfect. My Dutch is not yet good enough to grasp the explanations without effort, but sort of defining the way each is used, and the providing actual examples in sentence structure, is exactly what I was looking for. And figuring-out each definition and example is good practice, too. :)

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Re: Preposition Resources

Post by Gules » Tue Dec 04, 2012 6:47 am

Ik weet dat dit een laat antwoord is, maar kijk je hier als je nog steeds hulp nodig hebben:

http://taalblad.be/woordleer/de-prepositie-lijst

Groetjes,

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Re: Preposition Resources

Post by BuChD » Sun Dec 09, 2012 2:45 am

Gules wrote:Ik weet dat dit een laat antwoord is, maar kijk je hier als je nog steeds hulp nodig hebben:
Kleine correctie: "Ik weet dat dit een laat antwoord is, maar kijk hier als je nog steeds hulp nodig hebt"

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Re: Preposition Resources

Post by rsbbr » Sat Apr 27, 2013 12:24 pm

I would love a list with examples.

Somethings for me are very particular of the dutch language. Like "Ik kijk naar de tv" or "Ik abonneren op".

Can someone make a list of how the most common prepositions are used? I will only get it if I know it by heart. I can read what they mean, but still I can't use them well.

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