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"We are not allowed to swim underneath the bridge."

Translation:We mogen niet onder de brug door zwemmen.

5 months ago

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which of these are "underneath the bridge" / "onder de brug door" - going below from one side to the other - staying below the bridge - going from not-under to under

if you're talking about swimming only under the bridge, would you say "onder the brug zwemmen" -- omitting the "door" ?

5 months ago

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One meaning of the word "door" is through, so "onder de brug door zwemmen" could probably be interpreted as swimming from one side of the bridge, underneath the bridge, and emerging on the other side of the bridge.

5 months ago