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"De mensen eten dieren."

Translation:The humans eat animals.

3 years ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/nyida
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...en de robots eten mensen.

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/nullusaum
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De mensen zijn dieren.

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/NBL2015
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Hannibal is een dier. Hannibal eet mensen.

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/MentalPinball
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Too much Socrates :')

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/mattfordyceyo

sadly...

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/juenvh
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If this is a general statement of fact: we would be inclined to say: Humans eat animals or People eat animals. Does this imply something else?

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Simius
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Yes, the general statement simply would be: "Mensen eten dieren". The definite article "de" in this sentence makes it refer to some specific people.

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/marcin362791

Tenzij ze vegetariƫr zijn

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/JanHornstr
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Why not "Humans eat animals"

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/El2theK
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De mensen not Mensen

1 year ago