"De oude brug is in Amsterdam."

Translation:The old bridge is in Amsterdam.

3 years ago

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    Does the word brug have something to do with Brugge ? :)

    1 year ago

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    Yes, I'd say so: the plural of brug is bruggen, and as the final n tends to be dropped...

    Anyway, here's a link you can check (see the section Origin of the name): https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bruges

    1 year ago

    [deactivated user]

      Thank you ! :)

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      You're most welcome, Matilda! :)

      1 year ago
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