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"Ik vraag een nieuw paspoort aan, voordat ik op vakantie ga."

Translation:I am applying for a new passport, before I go on vacation.

5 months ago

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I was interpreting "vraag" as "to ask". What purpose does the "aan" serve here? Do you have to have "vraag" and "aan" to mean "applying"?

5 months ago

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Yes, aanvragen is a separable verb. It means to apply for or request (officially).

5 months ago