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"I was followed by my dog."

Translation:Ik werd gevolgd door mijn hond.

2 years ago

6 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/Beau.Ramsey

Is there is major difference between "was" and "werd"?

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/blackleaf42
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"Werd" is a past simple, and "was" a past perfect (originally "was geworden", but the "geworden" got dropped). So "ik was gevolgd" is closer to "I had been followed".

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/asherpaden

would "ik werd door mijn hond gevolgd" be accepted?

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/beloeng
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It was accepted today at least :)

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Cian8656

Could someone help explain the difference between using werd and ben? - Ik werd gevolgd door mijn hond. - Ik ben gevolgd door mijn hond.

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Craig781749

Ik ben = i am, ik werd =i was ,i think

1 year ago