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"Plates, please."

Translation:Borden, alsjeblieft.

January 11, 2015

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

What is the difference between "Borden" and "Platen" ?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Debs387715

Borden = plates Platen = a flat, flat and fairly thin piece of material, such as metal or wood.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/elon91

can't understand how i can remember please? such an hard word


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

Als - je - blieft == if - you - please


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

Thank you! More etymology please!!!


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Ian672942

difference between "alsjeblieft" and "alstublieft"?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Debs387715

Je = You informal U = You formal. In Dutch is often used to elderly people or when you speak to your boss. Alstublieft is more formal en alsjeblieft informal


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

Would you accept "a.u.b"?

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