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"De eend is dichtbij het water."

Translation:The duck is near the water.

4 years ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/MrKrawkodile

Could somebody help me understand the difference between "vlakbij" and "dichtbij" ?

4 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Simius
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As far as I know, they mean exactly the same thing.

4 years ago

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I'm still struggling with the difference between "dichtbij" and "naar". Is there a difference?

4 years ago

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I heard in another discussion that "naar" is "near" and includes a larger area than "dichtbij" which is "close to" or "nearby", but "near" still includes the more specific "close to".

4 years ago

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Thanks for your help! :)

4 years ago