"De gele bal ligt naast hem."

Translation:The yellow ball is next to him.

1 year ago

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Is 'liggen' more natural than e.g. 'zitten' for balls and other things of the same shape?

1 year ago

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Yes. 'De bal ligt op straat.' 'De bal ligt in the mand.' De ballen liggen op het gras. 'Een paar ballen liggen in een rij. Etcetera.

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Thanks!

1 year ago

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Can I say, the yellow ball is next to it?

7 months ago
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