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"De katten drinken melk."

Translation:The cats drink milk.

2 years ago

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Why not say "The cats are drinking milk"

2 years ago

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That is correct.

7 months ago

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That would be "De katten zijn melk aan het drinken", which is present continuous. You'll learn about it later in the course and it's really easy :)

2 years ago

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No, the cats are drinking milk is also accepted. In Dutch the present tense is generally used when English uses the continuous.

2 years ago

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So similar to the Norwegian Kattene drikker melk.

7 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Aardappelklomp

On a related note, the cats also have diarrhea now.

9 months ago