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"De kinderen komen uit verschillende steden."

Translation:The children are from different cities.

4 years ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/chinmayhej
chinmayhej
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So the plural of "stad" is "steden"?

4 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/DutchOli4
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Yes.

1 stad, 2 steden. (1 city, 2 cities)

4 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/SiobhanWray

Bedankt!

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Susande
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You can find a more extensive explanation on plural nouns here.

4 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/chinmayhej
chinmayhej
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Thanks :)

4 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/israellai
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Sigh, even this irregularity has to correspond to German

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/ludwigzhou
ludwigzhou
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Germanic umlaut. However, umlauts are much rarer in Dutch as a plural marker.

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/BabisBess

''De kinderen komt'' is it wrong to say?

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/El2theK
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Kinderen = plural, komt is used with the 2nde and 3rd person singular.

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/BabisBess

dank je wel!! :))

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/viziandrei

I hear verschillend and not verschillende. Yeah, it is obvious it is verschillende instead of verschillend , but I can't hear the last "e".

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/xMerrie
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I can hear the 'e' (but I am a native). It sounds a bit like 'uh', and is pronounced rather fast, but that's normal. :)

2 years ago