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March 23, 2022

#DutchDictionary Van Dale 150 yr edition

by N@ncy

 

  1. Wonderful present…just for me!
  2. 150 years after the first edition …today I celebrated and bought
  3. the Van Dale Dutch dictionary  published….22 March 2022.
  4. This is the only the 16e edition….in the 150 year history.
  5. This three-part dictionary is a ‘mirror of society.
  6. It shows how our changing society affects our language.
  7. ….so thrilled to have these books.
  8. I bought a set when I came to NL decades ago… to learn the language!
  9. Now, I’m fluent in Dutch and want to learn all the …news words.

 

  1. New goal:  Yes, I’m going to read this set… (it will take me months!)
  2. #ReadingCoverToCover
  3. Samuel Johnson…known as the father of the modern dictionary
  4. ..would be so proud of me!
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