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"The chairs stand by the table."

Translation:Stolene står ved bordet.

October 23, 2015

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Isn't "ved siden av" equivalent to and equally correct as "ved" in this case?


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It's not equivalent. 'ved' can imply some distance between the chair and the table, while 'ved siden av' would mean they'd be right next to each other.

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