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"Willem and I often eat together."

Translation:Willem en ik eten vaak samen.

3 months ago



Eten vaak samen/eten samen vaak--is there a difference? What rule am I not following?

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We eten samen vaak is wrong, you can't use it. The order is: time, manner, place. In this sentence vaak indicates time and samen the manner.

See: http://www.dutchgrammar.com/en/?n=WordOrder.13

So this is different from the English order of place before time.

3 months ago