"Zij heeft een afspraak met de dokter."

Translation:She has an appointment with the doctor.

September 13, 2014

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Trixy-la-Louve

Can "afspraak" also mean "meating"? Admittedly, I didn't check the hint, just went for "maybe afspraak comes from afspreken" and "appointment" does make more sense.

September 13, 2014

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

Normally a meeting if it is simply meeting with people, it's een afspraak. If it is to discuss things (have an assembly) and a more official context (basically if the meeting has an agenda) is usually is een vergadering. Also a date is een afspraakje.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/vam1980

Yes. When I schedule a meeting with colleagues at work, that would be called an 'afspraak'.

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