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"Am I speaking Dutch?"

Translation:Spreek ik Nederlands?

1 year ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/SamuelThom144806

Doesn't "Ben ik an het Nederlands praten?" also work? Trying to relearn Dutch after not having spoken it for a while.

7 months ago

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No, in that case it would be: Ben ik Nederlands aan het praten?

Also bear in mind that there are nuances between to speak (spreken) and to talk (praten), similar to English: https://dictionary.cambridge.org/grammar/british-grammar/speak-or-talk, though praten can be used when referring to the act of speaking at this moment.

7 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/SamuelThom144806

Ohh I see. Thank you! Grammar was never my strongest suit.

7 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/GwfD7

Why not be "ben ik spreek Nederlands?"?

2 weeks ago