"Eenmanleest."

Translation:A man reads.

4 years ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/7thSeven

that was confusing... lezen? leest? :(

4 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Simius
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These are forms of the verb "lezen". In English there is read and reads, in Dutch there are more different conjugations. See here for more information.

To understand how "lezen" turns into "leest" (doubling of the vowel, z turns into s), take a look here.

Good luck!

4 years ago

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How is "een" pronounced? I hear /un/.

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/cachirro

the last word was really hard to understand

9 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Glen_Horo

I wrote "A man is readingp" and got it correct! How?

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Kipsylani

Likely, for the purposes of this lesson, it marked it correct because "A man reads" and "a man is reading" are both sentences written in the present tense.

11 months ago
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