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"They are going to the park together."

Translation:Ze gaan samen naar het park.

8 months ago

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Can we say 'ze gaan naar het park samen' in this case?

8 months ago

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No, you can't. The correct order in Dutch is: Time - Manner - Place

8 months ago

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Simius what is your favourite 'Word Order' reference page ?

3 months ago

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Why is "samen" wrong when used for "together"?

3 months ago

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It's the word order. The order is time, manner, place. You can type, "Ze gaan samen naar het park," but not "Ze gaan naar het park samen."

Here's a reference: http://www.dutchgrammar.com/en/?n=WordOrder.08

1 month ago