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"There is a turtle swimming in the water."

Translation:Er zwemt een schildpad in het water.

7 months ago

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there is - is not traduced by er is ?

7 months ago

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"is swimming" becomes "zwemt", because it's normal to translate the English present progressive to the Dutch present simple.

It's also fine to say: "Er is een schildpad in het water aan het zwemmen."

7 months ago