Dealing with Dutch

Although many Dutch people speak English pretty well, you may want to learn some Dutch as a part of your Study in Holland experience or just for fun.

Get started

Here are a few small phrases to get started straight away:

English

Good morning
Good afternoon
Good evening
How are you doing?
I am fine
Where are you from?    
I am from .....

Dutch

Goedemorgen
Goedemiddag
Goedenavond
Hoe gaat het met jou?
Het gaat goed
Waar kom je vandaan?
Ik kom uit .....

Online

Take an online Dutch language course:

  • several online courses and free e-book on learndutch.org
  • learn Dutch, watch video with subtitles on 2BDutch

Also have a look at the following websites:

App

Hoi Holland! is an app that shows you how much fun it can be to learn Dutch. Download the app Hoi Holland and learn all about Dutch language and culture.