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"Those are turtles."

Translation:Dat zijn schildpadden.

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3 years ago

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Why "dat" instead of "die"?

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In constructions like "It is ..." or "That is ..." or "These are ... ", Dutch always uses the neuter singular form (so "het", "dit" or "dat"), regardless of what comes after.

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https://www.duolingo.com/robpieke

thanks!

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