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"I had compassion for the cow."

Translation:Ik had medelijden met de koe.

2 years ago

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why 'met' not 'voor'?

2 years ago

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xMerrie
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We just say it like that. ;)

2 years ago

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If you think about it, compassion implies an empathy with someone, a togetherness of feeling. Maybe the mindset behind this grammar construct is that it is with the cow.

2 years ago