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"Verft Rembrandt altijd met verf?"

Translation:Does Rembrandt always paint with paint?

January 14, 2015

6 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/BasCB
  • 1876

The correct word should be "Schildert" as verft would normally imply colouring textile or maybe painting a wall, not a making a painting!


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

Perhaps this question is asking about what Rembrandt used to paint his walls. (It was probably paint, but who knows? Maybe it was soup. Or blood.)


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Carl144

boy that escalated quickly o.O


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

I chose "geverfd" from the multiple choice. Does this still make a sound sentence, especially given Rembrandt has been dead since 1669?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/BasCB
  • 1876

To use "geverfd, you would need a different word order as well as an extra "to have" in there: Heeft Rembrand altijd met verf geverfd.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/barmalini18

I did the same experiment, too bad duo refused to cooperate

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