"Hijopentdedoos."

Translation:He opens the box.

4 years ago

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WHAT'S IN THE BOX?

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Diogeneticist

I absent mindedly heard the Dutch, thought it was English (he opens the doors) and translated it to "hij opent de deuren" whoops, one of the perils of similar languages.

3 years ago

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What is the difference between say this sentence and something like "Hij doet de deur open"?

4 years ago

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Nothing, Hij opent de doos = Hij doet de doos open. Unlike English He does open the box. there is no difference in emphasis.

4 years ago

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Why can't he open the "case"?

3 years ago

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case would more likely be "koffer" or "kist(je)"

3 years ago
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