Easy Dutch Phrases have words similar to English that will enable you to understand what is meant.
Easy Dutch is Dutch similar to English.
There are of several types of Easy Dutch Phrases:
1. EASIEST DUTCH PHRASES
2. EASY DUTCH PHRASES THAT NEED NO TRANSLATION
EASIEST DUTCH PHRASES
Easiest Dutch Phrases feature words similar to English that will enable you to understand what is meant.
You can use the spelling and/or sound of each word similar to English to help you figure out the meaning of each Easy Dutch Phrase.
From the key words similar to English you should be able to make out the meanings of the other Dutch connecting words that are not similar to English. You can use the words similar to English as clues to the meanings of the other Dutch words.
When you travel to Holland, you will probably see some Easiest Dutch Phrases that you will be able to understand just because you know the English words related to the Dutch words in these Easy Dutch Phrases.
Examples of Easiest Dutch Phrases
After the Dutch and English versions of each phrase is the pronunciation of the Dutch phrase.
allergisch voor penicilline -- allergic to penicillin -- [ah-LEHR-khees "for" PAY-nee-see-LEE-nuh]
dat is -- that is -- [daht ihs]
dit adres -- this address -- [diht ah-DREHS]
dit straat -- this street -- [diht straat]
een week -- a week -- [uhn vayk]
ew ticket -- your ticket -- [ew ‘ticket’]
ew paspoort -- your passport -- [ew pahs-POART]
gaan dansen -- go dancing -- [khaan DAHN-suhn]
goed bar -- good bar -- [khoot ‘bar’]
goed café -- good café -- [khoot ‘cafe’]
goed restaurant -- good restaurant -- [khoot rehs-toa-RAHNT]
half uur -- half hour -- [hahlf ewr]
hier voor -- here for -- ["here for"]
hier voor een seminar -- here for a seminar -- ["here for" uhn SEH-mee-nahr]
hier voor een conferentie -- here for a conference -- ["here for" uhn kohn-fuh-REHNT-see]
hier voor studie -- here for studies -- ["here for" STEW-dee]
koffie met melk -- coffee with milk -- [KOH-fee meht mehlk]
hoe lang -- how long -- [hoo lahng]
Ik heb -- I have -- [ihk hehp]
Ik werk voor... I work for... [ihk vehrk ‘for’]
Kan ik... Can I... ['can' ihk]
EASY DUTCH PHRASES THAT NEED NO TRANSLATION
Some Easiest Dutch phrases are so easy that they need no translation because the words similar to English will enable you to understand what is meant.
You can use the spelling and/or sound of each word similar to English to help you figure out the meaning of each Easy Dutch Phrase -- without need of a translation.
So from the key words similar to English you should be able to make out the meanings of the other Dutch connecting words that are not similar to English.
When you travel to the Netherlands, you will probably see some Dutch Phrases That Need No Translation which you will be able to understand just because you know the English words related to the Dutch words in these Easy Dutch Phrases.
Examples of Dutch Phrases That Need No Translation
After the Dutch version of each phrase is the pronunciation of the Dutch phrase.
Easy Dutch Phrases are not the only part of Dutch that is easy.
Easy Dutch is Dutch similar to English.
EASY DUTCH WORDS look like English words. Some Easy Dutch words are spelled exactly like English. Other Easy Dutch words are spelled slightly different than English, but look related.
EASY DUTCH SENTENCES contain enough words similar to English that you will be able to understand what the sentences mean.
EASY DUTCH PRONUNCIATIONS are Dutch words pronounced like English, with some spelled exactly like English, and others spelled slightly different than English but still pronounced like English.
EASY DUTCH GRAMMAR has Dutch words similar to English in the same order in Dutch as in English (but unfortunately not all Dutch grammar is Easy Dutch Grammar.)
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Many Dutch words are spelled exactly like English. Even more Dutch words are spelled slightly different than English -- although easily recognizable as related to English.
Discover how much you know about Dutch just because you know English. You will recognize more Dutch words than you realize.
Since so many Dutch words resemble English, it makes sense to take advantage of your experience with those related words. If you are an English-speaker, you have spent years with these English words that resemble Dutch words. You know how to pronounce them, what they mean, how to use them in conversation, all without thinking about them consciously.
If you’ve never studied Dutch, you may not realize that you already know many Dutch words in English. Easiest Foreign Languages will reveal that you already know quite a bit of Dutch, because so many Dutch words are similar to English.
The Easy Dutch words that are similar to English provide the easiest way to begin learning Dutch, and can make learning the Dutch language easier for you.