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"What is next?"

Translation:Hvad er det næste?

May 14, 2015

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

Can anyone comment on why it is "det næste" and not just "næste"?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Dim-ond-dysgwr

Dim ond dysgwr ydw i (I'm just a learner), so I can't say why it's so. But I have noticed that while it's "Hvad er det næste?" (What's next?), very curiously it's "Hvad er næste step?" (What's the next step?)!


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

Think of it as being short for "det næste ting".


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Heidi175256

Would one be understood if they left out the "det"?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Meg483162

Yeah, I do not get why there is, set, in the sentence


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

In this example, the word "det" has to be written or it would be wrong like in the "jeg ved det ikke" example where you cannot ommit the object?

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