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"I took the opportunity to drink."

Translation:Ik nam de gelegenheid om te drinken.

2 years ago

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Is "om" mandatory in this sentence?

2 years ago

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xMerrie
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No, not in this one. ;)

2 years ago

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"Ik nam de mogelijkheid om te drinken" was not accepted, why? I also reported it, but I would like to know the difference between mogelijkheid and gelegenheid. :)

1 year ago

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Think of "mogelijkheid" as "possibility", and "gelegenheid" as "opportunity".

1 year ago