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"I have no patience for losing."

Translation:Voor verliezen heb ik geen geduld.

November 19, 2014



Can you use "het" in front of gerunds? "Ik heb geen geduld voor het verliezen"


Technically you can, but then it would refer to a specific occurrence. Since this sentence is a general statement, it wouldn't make sense here.


No, you could still be referring to the general statement. It would be context-bound


Only if you say het verliezen VAN.... . For example ik heb geen geduld voor het verliezen van mijn portemonnee / i have no patience for losing my wallet. "Het verliezen" without specifying what is always wrong

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