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"Moet ik een toespraak houden?"

Translation:Do I need to give a speech?

December 15, 2014

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

I'm going to assume that "houden" is exclusively used here and "geven" is never used. Whereas in English, we would "give" a speech, but "hold" a press conference.


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

How about "deliver a speech"?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Don6740

How would you say "give a talk" in Dutch?


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

een praatje houden


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

Houden? Like 'hold a speech'?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/grey236

Yes. Houden means 'to hold'. Houden van is just a weird phrase

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