THE LEIDENER

A Blog by International Students at Leiden University

Speaking Dutch in the Netherlands? Harder than you might think..

Most international students, on arriving in the Netherlands (most for the first time), will make an effort to learn Dutch. Even if it’s only the basics of goedemorgen, leuk, or … Continue reading

April 20, 2018 · Leave a comment

Jargon jealousy

Last night I was watching Ik hou van Holland, and one of the rounds centred around songs that were originally Dutch but had had English covers made of them. The … Continue reading

December 3, 2012 · 2 Comments