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"Are the laws just symbolic?"

Translation:Zijn de wetten maar symbolisch?

November 19, 2014

11 Comments


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

How come you can't write "zijn de wetten alleen symbolisch"?


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

We cannot use "net" for "just" in this context?


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

Same question here


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

The answer: no, not in this context.


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

Would you please elaborate why?


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

'net' is only used as a translation of 'just' when it's used in the context of time, e.g. It just started to rain - Het begon net te regenen


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

Slechts symbolisch?


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

"alleen symbolisch" zou ook goed gerekend moeten worden (imho)


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/donjohn1980

gewoon symbolisch?

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