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"Ik eet ontbijt en lees de krant."

Translation:I eat breakfast and read the newspaper.

3 years ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/OttoArchimedes

Why does "i eat breakfast and read the news" not work?

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/PaCa826187
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Has anyone tried Paper as a translation? I'm scared to. A good way to remember Krant is that it's still Koerant in Afrikaans which I think is the cognate of Current.

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Susande
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Paper is accepted.

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/123Lannah

One letter off and they still marked me wrong should of been a typo!

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/El2theK
El2theK
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One letter off can sometimes make a huge difference.

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/johannajamri

What does it mean ontbijt? I don't know if i just forgot or what...

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/DennisMilandt

Breakfast

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/sargt

It sounds like:omelet,is there any reason?

2 weeks ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Ingelientj
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No. But I think that you by breakfast think about baked eggs and that is what we call a "omelet".

2 weeks ago