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    Basically I love Afrikaans and I want to learn some more. Can anyone help?
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    Contact the institute of the Afrikaans accent.
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    Wish I could. Both my parents speak Afrikaans and I'm half-ish SA'n. Never learned it though
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    (Original post by Aphotic Cosmos)


    Contact the institute of the Afrikaans accent.
    Lol baie dankie, is jy 'n suid-afrikaner wat my praat nou?
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    Uhm, no. But I speak Dutch, which is similair, I understand Afrikaans quite well. If you want to learn, buy a guide or something off Ebay.
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    (Original post by TWF)
    Uhm, no. But I speak Dutch, which is similair, I understand Afrikaans quite well. If you want to learn, buy a guide or something off Ebay.
    Weer...ek kan dit praat en verstaaj, maar ek wil 'n man/vrou met wie ek kan dit praat en leer beter.
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    (Original post by Georgey1993)
    Basically I love Afrikaans and I want to learn some more. Can anyone help?
    If you want help learning a language, then why don't you buy a language learning software??? And why would you wanna learn a language that hardly anyone in the world speaks? Rather learn some sensible languages like

    German
    Spanish
    French
    Italian
    Portuguese
    Russian
    Arabic
    Hindi
    Mandarin
    Japanese

    But you decide to learn Afrikaans... :facepalm2:
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    Afrikaans guy: "i read your book"
    Girl in gym: *smiles* "oh yeah and?"
    Afrikaans guy: "and I like your tits"
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    a friend of mine is afrikaan and she's so dumb.
    i'm talking about shouldn't go out in the daytime kind of dumb
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    I'm gonna put my hands in the air and admit, I've got no idea what afrikaans is.

    My first thought was that it was a fool trying to remix Africans.

    I feel so clueless.
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    (Original post by Georgey1993)
    Weer...ek kan dit praat en verstaaj, maar ek wil 'n man/vrou met wie ek kan dit praat en leer beter.
    Hey, your Afrikaans is pretty good lol. But it's full of grammatical errors, but I know in Afrikaans you order certain words differently to Dutch, I think? You could speak to some Afrikaaners online, and practice. Weet niet zeker of je een normaale conversatie in Nederlands met een Afrikaanse spreekende persoon kan hebben.
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    (Original post by Georgey1993)
    Weer...ek kan dit praat en verstaaj, maar ek wil 'n man/vrou met wie ek kan dit praat en leer beter.
    So you basically looking for a person to talk in Afrikaans? that's hard to find.
    I only met two persons who can speak that language, one was my teacher and the other was a colleague.
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    (Original post by llpokermuffinll)
    If you want help learning a language, then why don't you buy a language learning software??? And why would you wanna learn a language that hardly anyone in the world speaks? Rather learn some sensible languages like

    German
    Spanish
    French
    Italian
    Portuguese
    Russian
    Arabic
    Hindi
    Mandarin
    Japanese

    But you decide to learn Afrikaans... :facepalm2:
    I already speak 2 of those
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    (Original post by TWF)
    Hey, your Afrikaans is pretty good lol. But it's full of grammatical errors, but I know in Afrikaans you order certain words differently to Dutch, I think? You could speak to some Afrikaaners online, and practice. Weet niet zeker of je een normaale conversatie in Nederlands met een Afrikaanse spreekende persoon kan hebben.
    Naa not really. the conversation will be difficult to keep up, but will be understandable to great degree after you get used to the person you are talking to.
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    (Original post by TWF)
    Hey, your Afrikaans is pretty good lol. But it's full of grammatical errors, but I know in Afrikaans you order certain words differently to Dutch, I think? You could speak to some Afrikaaners online, and practice. Weet niet zeker of je een normaale conversatie in Nederlands met een Afrikaanse spreekende persoon kan hebben.
    Ek kan verstaan jy! Ek dink ek het gemaak baie (errors)- e.g. verstaaj, wat die heck!? verstaan (ekskuus!).

    Is jy nederlands?
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    (Original post by Georgey1993)
    Ek kan verstaan jy! Ek dink ek het gemaak baie (errors)- e.g. verstaaj, wat die heck!? verstaan (ekskuus!).

    Is jy nederlands?
    Ja, ik ben Nederlands. Versta of verstaan lol. En wat is ''jy''? Bedoel je ''jij''? of meschien is het anders in Afrikaans, ik weet niet :/

    (Original post by monkeyDace)
    Naa not really. the conversation will be difficult to keep up, but will be understandable to great degree after you get used to the person you are talking to.
    I watched a vid on Youtube, and I could hardly understand the guy, but then again some others are easier to understand... this is the guy I'm having difficulty with: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QrnaUJizHCc
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    (Original post by Attlee_party)
    Afrikaans guy: "i read your book"
    Girl in gym: *smiles* "oh yeah and?"
    Afrikaans guy: "and I like your tits"
    lol
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    (Original post by llpokermuffinll)
    If you want help learning a language, then why don't you buy a language learning software??? And why would you wanna learn a language that hardly anyone in the world speaks? Rather learn some sensible languages like

    German
    Spanish
    French
    Italian
    Portuguese
    Russian
    Arabic
    Hindi
    Mandarin
    Japanese
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    And English, mate, and English.
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    (Original post by Yawn11)
    I'm gonna put my hands in the air and admit, I've got no idea what afrikaans is.

    My first thought was that it was a fool trying to remix Africans.

    I feel so clueless.
    You can put your hands wherever you want. We cannot see what you are doing with them anyway...:rolleyes:
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    (Original post by SoulfulBoy)
    And English, mate, and English.
    You wouldn't have understood what I said, if you didn't know English already. That's why there is no point mentioning it there. Retard!
 
 
 
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