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"The widower and widow drink tea together."

Translation:De weduwnaar en weduwe drinken samen thee.

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Could samen be put at the end? If so, is it completelly optional? :)

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Yes and yes! Note that the emphasis shifts between 'samen' and 'thee drinken' when you do. ;)

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Thanks! Just to be clear, is the emphasis on the last word ('samen' or 'thee')?

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Actualluy, no! It's a bit tricky:

  • Ze drinken samen thee - 'samen' is emphasised
  • Ze drinken thee samen - 'thee drinken' is emphasised
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Great, thank you!

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