"He is a friend of mine."

Translation:Hij is een vriend van mij.

2 years ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/BBrenna321

Does it change the meaning with possession like mijn vrouw == my wife? Like if I say 'Hij is mijn vriend' could that suggest that he is my boyfriend? ...asking for een vriend.

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/kaplacius

Yes, you are right. Hij is mijn vriend = He is my boyfriend

3 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/PrinsesKayla

When would one use "de mijne"?

1 year ago

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"Hij is mij vriend" it's not right !! Why?

2 years ago

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  • hij is mijn vriend - he is my friend
2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/rtP36

"A friend of mine" Is not like "my friend"

1 year ago
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