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"Elephants do not come from Belgium."

Translation:Olifanten komen niet uit België.

2 years ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/Makuj
Makuj
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Could this also be phrased as "Olifanten komen niet van Belgie" ?

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Simius
Simius
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No, unfortunately not. Prepositions often don't have a one-to-one correspondence between different languages.

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/--Charlotte--
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Unless he's in Belgium, where they actually do say they're van België. ;)

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Simius
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I didn't know that!

2 years ago