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"France is south of the Netherlands."

Translation:Frankrijk is ten zuiden van Nederland.

2 years ago

3 Comments


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Shouldn't it be "ligt" instead of "is"?

2 years ago

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Using ligt sounds more natural to me than is.

  • Frankrijk ligt ten zuiden van Nederland.
2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Fadi.haddad

But why there is "ten"?

2 years ago