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"The animal eats."

Translation:Het dier eet.

4 years ago

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I translated this by ''de dier eet'' and it was wrong. Does anyone know why the use of ''de'' instead of ''het'' was mandatory.

3 years ago

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'De' is used for gendered words and 'het' is used for neuter words, like 'dier'. You have to remember which nouns are neutar.

3 years ago