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"Russia is the largest country in the world."

Translation:Rusland is het grootste land ter wereld.

5 months ago

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Sorry, why do we use ter here instead of het/de?

5 months ago

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You could say 'in de wereld' too, but in this case, a common expression, we often use 'ter', which is a contraction of te and de. Like other forms using cases, they are archaic except for common expressions.

5 months ago