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Help with understanding a phrase-

F1shlegs
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Would someone help me understand this phrase: "Die voelde ik niet aankomen. Boenk erop!"

And also the expression "Alé jong!"

Dankjewel!

7 months ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/Hermesianax
Hermesianax
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You're learning Flemish, I presume? I didn't know the phrase boenk erop, but after a quick google search I think the whole sentence can be translated thus: "I didn't see that one coming. Bulls-eye!"

Alé jong! is also Flemish and means "c'mon, man!"

7 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Dutchesse722
Dutchesse722
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"Die voelde ik niet aankomen" = I didn't feel that one coming.

7 months ago