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"There are three thousand six hundred seconds in an hour."

Translation:Er zitten drieduizend zeshonderd seconden in een uur.

11 months ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/Chenmoxin

Can't it be "Er zijn ... "

11 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/xMerrie
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Nope, we use 'zitten' for this. :)

11 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/taalleren2016

Why please clarify

11 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/xMerrie
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That's just the way we say it. You can't always translate word-for-word.

11 months ago

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Always 'zitten'? (i.e., not 'liggen' or 'staan'?)

9 months ago

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er zijn drieduizend zeshonderd seconden in een uur!!!! zitten of zijn kan allebei

3 months ago