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"I have searched for the book for an hour."

Translation:Ik heb een uur naar het boek gezocht.

2 years ago

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I wrote "voor het boek" and was incorrect... gramble gramble

2 years ago

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That is indeed incorrect. "zoeken" is used with "naar" when you're looking for something.

"Ik zoek voor het boek" would mean "I search for the sake of the book" or "I search in front of the book".

2 years ago