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"That is the longest novel."

Translation:Dat is de langste roman.

December 13, 2014

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

Roman is a "de" word, shouldn't it be "die" instead of "dat"?


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

In constructions like "it is ... " or "that is ... ", Dutch always uses the het-form, regardless of what comes after.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Bkaph11

Is "dat roman is de langste" correct? It didn't accept it for some reason


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/El2theK

First of all it is de roman, which would make it die roman. Other than that it's a different sentence.

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