Twintig Vragen - Deel 6

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Twintig Vragen - Deel 6

Post by Tom » Fri Feb 10, 2006 8:37 pm

Het is gewoon spul. :shock:
It is ordinary stuff (i.e. a thing).

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Re: Twintig Vragen - Deel 6

Post by Sue » Fri Feb 10, 2006 9:38 pm

Tom wrote:Het is gewoon spul. :shock:

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Hi Tom!!!

Is het een dier?

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Post by Tom » Fri Feb 10, 2006 9:58 pm

Hoi Sue :) .

Nee, het is geen dier. :(
No, it is not an animal.

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Post by Sue » Sat Feb 11, 2006 8:15 am

Is it a plant?

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Re: Twintig Vragen - Deel 6

Post by Joke » Sat Feb 11, 2006 1:44 pm

Tom wrote:Het is gewoon spul. :shock:
It is ordinary stuff (i.e. a thing).
I think you mean:
"Het is een ding."

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Nummer 19

Post by Tom » Sat Feb 11, 2006 4:44 pm

No, I meant to say exactly what I said.

By saying that it is ordinary stuff, at least in American English, I was trying to give
a clue (indirectly) as to what not to try to guess.

I would not consider a chicken, a mountain, or a building being stuff.
I would consider groceries, tomato sauce, dust and things like that to be stuff.

Maybe the Dutch equivalent that I chose does not have the same subtle meaning.
Joke, is there a better way to phrase that? I might have be too presumtuous to think that
a literal translating took on the other shades of meaning. That doesn't always happen.

Also, the :shock: is a subtle clue as well.

...

Back to the game.

Wel, het spul komt van een plant.
Well, this stuff comes from a plant.

Dus - Ik zal ja zeggen.
So - I'll say yes.

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Post by Joke » Sat Feb 11, 2006 5:09 pm

Ok, I understand.
Yes, 'spul' is the best word for this kind of stuff.

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Re: Nummer 19

Post by Sue » Sun Feb 12, 2006 6:18 pm

Tom wrote:
Wel, het spul komt van een plant.
Well, this stuff comes from a plant.

Dus - Ik zal ja zeggen.
So - I'll say yes.

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kun jij het drinken of eten?
Can you eat or drink it?

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Nummer 18

Post by Tom » Sun Feb 12, 2006 7:22 pm

:shock: :shock: :shock: :shock:
Ja!
:shock: :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock:
Zeker

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Re: Nummer 18

Post by Sue » Sun Feb 12, 2006 8:33 pm

Tom wrote::shock: :shock: :shock: :shock:
Ja!
:shock: :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock:
Zeker

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:roll: :roll: :roll:
I would ask if it is illegal - but I won't!

Lets narrow it down a bit - Can you drink it?

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Nummer 17

Post by Tom » Sun Feb 12, 2006 10:16 pm

Het is wel drinkbaar!
It is very drinkable!

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Maar kun je je vragen stellen in het nederlands?
:twisted: :twisted: :twisted: :roll: :roll: :shock:


Sorry hoor, op dit moment ben ik een beetje prikkelbaar :twisted: :wink:
Waar is mijn leut!

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Post by Bieneke » Sun Feb 12, 2006 10:45 pm

Je bent vast prikkelbaar door al die sneeuw op je stoep. :D

Smaakt het zoet?
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Re: Nummer 17

Post by Sue » Mon Feb 13, 2006 12:01 am

Tom wrote:Het is wel drinkbaar!
It is very drinkable!

:twisted:
Maar kun je je vragen stellen in het nederlands?
:twisted: :twisted: :twisted: :roll: :roll: :shock:


Sorry hoor, op dit moment ben ik een beetje prikkelbaar :twisted: :wink:
Waar is mijn leut!

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Sorry - ik heb hoofdpijn en mijn hersenen werkt niet! :(

Is het een heet drink?

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Nummer 16 + aanwijzing

Post by Tom » Mon Feb 13, 2006 1:27 am

Ik ben niet boos. Ze waren aanwijzings. :wink:
I am not mad. They were clues.

Het is dikwijls als een hete drank bediend.
It is often served as a hot drink.

VOF De Kunst heeft een liedje erom.
VOF De Kunst has a song about it.

Ze noemen het zwarte goud. :wink:
They call it black gold.

Hmmm! :-k

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Re: Nummer 16 + aanwijzing

Post by Sue » Mon Feb 13, 2006 7:42 am

Tom wrote:Ze noemen het zwarte goud. :wink:
They call it black gold.

Tom


I remember watching the The Beverly Hillbillies when I was younger and Black Gold was Oil - the stuff that comes out of the ground in Texas. You can't drink that!!

Ik heb niet van VOF De Kunst gehoord - maar is het koffie??

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