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|English to Dutch translations [PRO]|
|English term or phrase: all our arrows are green and point north|
|Our challenge for the future is that all our arrows are green and point north.|
|Dutch translation:al onze pijlen zijn groen en wijzen naar boven|
These are terms used in stocks and shares. Depending on the website or chart, shares that are going up are indicated by a blue or green arrow are going up and are said to be "going north", while shares that are going down are indicated by a red arrow and are said to be "going south"
PM - 31/08/00: Alston unconcerned by Telstra shares drop
... reaction. Obviously everyone who's a shareholder would like to see their shares going north and never moving, never moving downwards, but that's not the real ...
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al onze pijlen zijn groen en wijzen naar het noorden
ik denk dat je dit gewoon letterlijk kan vertalen. Wat ermee bedoeld wordt is dat alle neuzen 1 kant op staan.
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...al onze pijlen groen zijn en naar het noorden wijzen
Onze uitdaging voor de toekomst is dat al onze pijlen groen zijn en naar het noorden wijzen.
Linda's solution is correct if you translate the last part of the sentence (so if that is what you were looking for, please award the points to Linda - fair is fair).
If, on the other hand, you need the whole sentence, the word order is different.
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