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"The widower now lives in the big house."

Translation:De weduwnaar woont nu in het grote huis.

3 years ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/PostDaniel

Weduwe is also a correct translation

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/El2theK
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"Weduwe" = "Widow" (female)

"Weduwnaar" = "Widower" (male)

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/StanKing1
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Can this also mean that he's in prison?

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/PaulineStinson
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no, prison is "gevangenis", "cel", "nor", "bajes", or "bak"

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/hpminh
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Why is a het word used with grote and not groot?

1 year ago