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"Ons land heeft behoefte aan vrede."

Translation:Our country is in need of peace.

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3 years ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/wiorka

How is it different from nodig hebben? Can they be used exchangeably?

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Reply2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Nierls
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behoefte hebben = to have the need (for/to)

nodig hebben = to need

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Reply2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Hokusai_1
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I want to know if : " Our country is in need for peace. " is incorrect.

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Reply3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Simius
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I think it is either "is in need of" or "has a need for", but not "is in need for".

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Reply3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/talideon
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'has need of' should also be an acceptable translation.

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Reply3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Hokusai_1
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THX Simius, I understand now . : )

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Reply3 years ago