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"I am at the location."

Translation:Ik ben op de locatie.

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3 years ago

8 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/nathanihoff
nathanihoff
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Why not "ik sta" instead of "ik ben"?

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Reply3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Herriejette

Ik ben = I am Ik sta = I stand It means something different.

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Reply3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/nathanihoff
nathanihoff
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In many sentences we have been using "staan" to mean "to be" in reference to location. I was wondering whether or not that can be used here.

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Reply3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/dmfarley

For instance, "ik sta nu op de winkel" would be the correct way to say "i am now in the store."

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Reply3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Ladutchess23
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What is the difference "op" and "om"? I know they both can mean "at" but I don't see my answer wasn't accepted because I used "om".

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Reply3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/angelofdragons
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this sounds like something you'd hear in some kind of crime film, mostly from the bad cop. Ik ben op de locatie. AAAAAAND STUFF EXPLODES. I will never forget this particular sentence XD

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Reply3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/IlanaHill

Now it is "op de locatie" but there was no article in the last one...eg "op het kantoor." Why is that? ...its het being weird isnt it :(

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Reply6 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/NCThom
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In your examples, "op de locatie" and "op het kantoor", both have articles, "de" and "het." They mean the same thing, "the." It depends on the gender of the noun: de locatie, de stad, de plaats, het kantoor, het park, het centrum. The location, the city, the town, the office, the park, the center.

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Reply1 month ago