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"De katten eten vlees."

Translation:The cats eat meat.

August 21, 2014



Excuse me, what's the plural for vlees?

February 9, 2015


There isn't. All cases use 'vlees'. Is there a plural for meat in other languages? I've never used the word 'meats' either. If you want to say you have different kinds of meat, you say 'verschillende soorten vlees'. Or 'two pieces of meat' are 'twee stukken vlees'.

July 17, 2015


Portuguese has plural for meat as well as many other languages. It is used when you need to reffer to different types of meat, or an assortment of "cold meats"

May 6, 2017


Is the "V" supposed to sound like a "Th"?

August 21, 2014


It's a bit like the th in thought. It's closer to the f in fear, but a little bit softer.

August 21, 2014


I'd say it should sound like the v in English veal.

August 21, 2014


As Susande said - it's definitely a 'v' sound, but aspirated a little so it's not a really hard v.

November 24, 2014


De katten leven goed

September 29, 2015


I have heard 2 different pronunciation for the word "vlees". 1 as seen and the other sounds like " vlesh/vleash". Which is ?correct

November 16, 2016


In the discussion for "De mensen eten dieren." it says the article works the same ways as in English so that this is not a general statement about cats "Cats eat meat" but a statement about a particular group of cats.

August 3, 2019


I swear I hear "de katten eet de vlees" in the normal speed pronunciation

October 1, 2019
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