Duolingo is the most popular way to learn languages in the world. Best of all, it's 100% free!

"My son counts to a hundred."

Translation:Mijn zoon telt tot honderd.

3 years ago

2 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/crystall614

why doesn't "a hundred" be translated into "een honderd"?

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Simius
Simius
Mod
  • 19
  • 12
  • 11
  • 9

"A hundred" (honderd) and "a thousand" (duizend) do not get the indefinite article "een" in Dutch. However, "a million" (een miljoen) does. I have no idea why, but that is how it is.

3 years ago