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"The cows are eating our tulips!"

Translation:De koeien eten onze tulpen!

2 years ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/Diogeneticist

A perennial problem in The Netherlands.

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Dr.Jess1

"De koeien aan het eten onze tulpen"? Can anyone kindly advise why this is incorrect

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/xMerrie
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The word order is incorrect ('aan het eten' should be placed at the end); and you are missing the finite verb (zijn).

'De koeien zijn onze tulpen aan het (op)eten!' is correct. :)

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Dr.Jess1

Thank you so much! That makes sense.

2 years ago