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"De weduwnaar woont nu in het grote huis."

Translation:The widower now lives in the big house.

November 8, 2014

6 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/kairusensei

This sentence is more of a test on my English than Dutch.

November 8, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/MarcinTust

"The widower now lives in the big house." idiomatically would suggest that the widower is now in prison.

May 5, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Crazy-Diamond23

Perhaps he killed his wife for a life insurance payout.

November 30, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/AsmaaMagdi

Isn't huge also a possible translation to grote? It wasn't accepted

December 7, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Anna-Rebecca

I think it is and reported it.

April 15, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/El2theK

"The huge house" would be "Het enorme huis", which would be bigger than a "big house"/"groot huis"

April 15, 2015
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