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"We can order a portion of fries at the snack bar."

Translation:Wij kunnen een portie friet bestellen bij de snackbar.

3 years ago

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AndrewsSuzy
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can't we say "een portie frietjes" instead?

3 years ago

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xMerrie
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Yes, you can say that as well! ;)

3 years ago

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derangedlinguist
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I thought "een frietje" referred to a portion of fries, but it was marked incorrect. Am I wrong? :)

2 years ago

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You're definitely not wrong: in this context (snack bar), "een frietje" should be accepted! So please go ahead and report it :)
In a restaurant though, it's more common to order "een (extra) portie friet(jes)".

2 years ago

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Bedankt! :D

2 years ago