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Waar leer jij al die zooi?

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05:50 Aug 23, 2000
Dutch to English translations [Non-PRO]
Dutch term or phrase: Waar leer jij al die zooi?
I think it's about Sex
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Summary of answers provided
naWhere do you learn all that stuff ?tuanis
naWhere did you learn all that crap?Nadjezda Heymans
nastuffFionaT
naIt could refer to anything, not only sexfarah vahidnia


  

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2 mins
It could refer to anything, not only sex


Explanation:
Where do you learn such rubbish?

farah vahidnia
Local time: 04:05
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
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18 mins
stuff


Explanation:
It can also be meant more generally: "Where did you learn all this stuff?"

FionaT
Netherlands
Local time: 04:05
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45 mins
Where did you learn all that crap?


Explanation:
Crap or stuff; crap is more vulgar.

Nadjezda Heymans
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3 hrs
Where do you learn all that stuff ?


Explanation:
If we want to translate the verb tense accurately we would have to say
"Where do you learn all this stuff " Since the Dutch sentence is in the present tense.
Depending on the degree of vulgarity suggested by the context - zooi is a somewhat "street" term - "crap and shit" would be superb alternatives for "stuff". "Rubbish" would be suitable for the British market and its former colonies with the exception of Canada
and the U.S. where "garbage" would be more apropos. The proper translation for "die" is "that"



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