"Mijn grootmoeder weigert op mij te wachten."

Translation:My grandmother refuses to wait for me.

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When do we use "weigert om" and when "weigert op"? What is the difference?

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In this sentence, 'om' is omitted and 'op' is part of 'wachten' (wachten op = to wait for). So this sentence is also correct: "Mijn grootmoeder weigert om op mij te wachten".

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