"Seventeen birds are coming to the Netherlands."

Translation:Zeventien vogels komen naar Nederland.

4 years ago

3 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/HerrLoewe

This is movement, right? So why is it not "komen naar Nederland toe"?

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Nierls
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could be both here, however "naartoe gaan" would be "going in the direction of", whereas "naar komen" would be "going to (and arriving in)"

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Bruce_OBrien

❤❤❤ laat zijn de zeventeen vogels aankomen in het Nederland?

1 year ago
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