"He is becoming a father."

Translation:Hij wordt vader.

August 5, 2014

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

what's wrong with "hij wordt een vader"?

August 5, 2014

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

It's just not used that way in Dutch. Becoming a father is vader worden, but being a father can be both vader zijn or een vader zijn.

August 5, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/J0nesJ0nes

It just accepted that for me. Will have to try to remember to avoid it

August 21, 2015

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

What is wrong with the present continous sentence? Hij is aan het worden vader

August 6, 2014

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

The order is grammatically wrong, it should then be " hij is een vader aan het worden"

May 17, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Edith633973

How its possible?:D

April 25, 2019
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