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"I tried to speak in Dutch."

Translation:Ik probeerde in het Nederlands te praten.

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3 years ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/atorok
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'Ik probeerde OM in het Nederlands te praten' isn't good?

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Reply3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/RitaHol
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Ja, OM is hier wel goed. Maar meestal zeggen we: We probeerden Nederlands te praten/spreken (dus zonder "in het"). Maar dat is afhankelijk vam de contekst.

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Reply3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/atorok
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OK, ik snap het, dank je wel!

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Reply3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/HumorHoofd1

Its good!

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Reply2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Trixy-la-Louve
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What is wrong with "Ik probeerde in het Nederlands te spreken"?

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Reply3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Susande
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Nothing, it sounds a bit more formal than praten, but it's fine.

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Reply3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Trixy-la-Louve
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It was in the multiple choice exercise, but it was marked wrong, I thought perhaps it might not work with "in het Nederlands" for some reason. Thanks, will check for it next time :)

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Reply3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/TinaHardis

The one marked wrong says 'hen' not 'het'... Almost got me too :)

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Reply2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/MentalPinball
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Wat is het verschil tussen "praten" en "spreken"?

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Reply1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/patricia689186

Hi! How can I report a mistake? I'm writing exactly the same answer as Duo suggests and it says it's wrong. Thanks!

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Reply1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/MentalPinball
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Hi Patricia, You know how after every sentence is checked you get a message saying whether your answer was correct or not?

Well, there are two little icons there, one that leads you here, and another one (a flag) that you can use to report mistakes.

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Reply1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/patricia689186

Oh! I haven't noticed that icon, thanks a lot MentalPinball. In the end, I was having trouble with my internet connection, so the answer was perfectly correct.

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Reply1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/MentalPinball
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You're welcome. Yeap, I've had that kind of issues myself, so I know how annoying it can be!

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Reply1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/bousqan
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Why do I need to put 'het' in there? Does 'Nederlands te praten' not work without the article?

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Reply4 weeks ago