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"Wat doe je met het mes?"

Translation:What are you doing with the knife?

July 25, 2014

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/tub48959

Perfect for the Dutch horror movie I'm writing


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/DogePamyuPamyu

Or if you're about to get murdered in the Netherlands.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Tara221621

I imagined someone trying to stop another person from attempting suicide.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Davidamacy

Or if you're cooking with your mother and you want to know if she's done with the knife yet...


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/mechgunz

"What's with the knife, we havin' cake or something?"


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/ChrisStehl

Ok Duolingo, there are funny questions and there are scary questions. This is a scary one.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/MadalinaZa6

One Dutch sentence I hope I'll never need to use


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/fleeny

He screams "Here's Johnny" - in the 1970's film The Shining


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/gregorijrerik

What's the difference between je and jij? Anyone know?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/tu.8zPhLD72zzoZN

"je" is the unstressed form, so "you" is the less important part of the sentence. The knife is the stressed part.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/lubomir.hrban

je is kort jij :) wij = we , zij = ze , jij,jouw,jou = je


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Magda835502

Je is also used in "Jij hebt je vergist". In this sentence you can use both je and jij for the first word but the third word cannot be jij.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Tilmamani

Hoi man, kan je een beetje langzamer praten? erg irritant


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/David_James129

How do you know if it is supposed to mean 'What are you doing with the knife' and 'What do you do with the knife'?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/CallMeDuo_Sama

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