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"The clean plate is empty."

Translation:Het schone bord is leeg.

November 15, 2014

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/elissa501

is it schoon bord or schone bord?


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

it is:

schoon bord

een schoon bord

het schone bord

more detailed explanation: https://www.duolingo.com/comment/3888221


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

Het bord is schoon, het schone bord. Anyway, in Belgium we say 'het bord is proper' or 'het propere bord' as it is clean and not just pretty.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Guillaume201712

incorrectly refused by Duolingo: “Het zuivere bord is leeg “ or “Het propere bord is leeg”

Schoon = clean, nice, pretty, Zuiver = clean, neat, cleaned,...


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

Is bord always het? And is plaat always de?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Happiness809213

Thanks for your patience in explanation I make mistakes I refer to the tips and enjoy there is a tip someone cares our mistake is a good news appreciated all


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Myrrh-eh

My dictionary says ledig = leeg. Is there a difference?

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