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"They go to the zoo after lunch."

Translation:Zij gaan naar de dierentuin na de lunch.

4 years ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/jennesy
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why is it wrong to say after THE lunch? it does sound kind of strange in English, but it's not necessarily wrong

4 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Rob273
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Report it! "The lunch" is an acceptable phrase in English, since lunch can sometimes be thought of less of an abstract time-of-day but also as a concrete event, similar to a meeting or class.

4 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/cher-ola

Do you have to say 'de lunch' in Dutch though? Or can it just be 'na lunch'?

2 years ago

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Yes, de is required.

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/gas22989

What is it with the word order: place before time?

1 year ago