"De man maakt de soep."

Translation:The man makes the soup.

3 years ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/dideler

Anyone else hear something like "maxst" for "maakt"? The pronunciation is very weird.

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/EliaGoldman

yeah, I hear that too.. happens sometimes i guess :/

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/81cheney
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I keep hearing macht (Dutch and German word for 'power').

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/VookMon
VookMon
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very weak "ch" there, besides I hear the "subtle" K but it's there

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/sim_schi
sim_schi
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Why would "The man prepares the soup." be wrong?

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/languagepotato
languagepotato
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that would be: "de man bereidt de soep voor."

3 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/joesurj

I heard maarkt

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Anna324689

I also wrote "markt":P

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/bujK9B

"de man" is also used for husband but it is not accepted. Is that true only for Flemish ?

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/El2theK
El2theK
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Man only is used for husband in combination with a possessive.

  • Zijn/Haar man - His/Her husband
  • De man - The man
2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/VookMon
VookMon
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... cos he's --the- man-

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Dante345909

A man of the XXI century...

1 year ago
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