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"Zijn broer is ergens dichtbij."

Translation:His brother is somewhere nearby.

August 10, 2014

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

Why can you not write 'his brother is somewhere closeby' ?


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

That was accepted for me, but with "close by" as two words. (30 Jan 15)


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

Wat is de verschil tussen 'dichtbij' en 'vlakbij'?


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

HET verschil tussen dichtbij en vlakbij is zo klein dat ik als native speaker dat niet kan uitleggen. Volgens mij is het hetzelfde.


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

How can you tell that it's HIS brother and not HER brother?


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

Zijn broer - His brother
Haar broer - Her brother


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

I think you're confusing Ze/Zij, which can mean She or They. Zijn is either "his" or "are".

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