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"Seventeen birds are coming to the Netherlands."

Translation:Zeventien vogels komen naar Nederland.

3 years ago

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

3 years ago

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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)"

2 years ago