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Category Archives: Word of the Day

Word of the Day: VERJAARDAG, birthday

May 20, 2015

verjaardag

It’s my VERJAARDAG (birthday) today. Thanks everybody who commemorated me today on Facebook and LinkedIn and wished me ‘gefeliciteerd’ (best Read more

Word of the Day: TRAM, tram

August 14, 2014

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So you live in or near The Hague… You’ve been here for quite some time now… And yet, you admit Read more

Word of the Day: DWEPEN, idolize

June 19, 2014

dwepen

There is no getting away from it… The streets and the houses are orange, people are dressed in orange and Read more

Word of the Day: IJSJE, ice cream

June 13, 2014

ijscodelft

IJS – IJS – IJS – IJS – IJS – IJS – IJS (Ice cream, you scream…) These are wonderful Read more

Word of the day: pier (pier)

May 28, 2014

pier

In my last posting I quoted a letter by the famous Irish novelist James Joyce when he, his wife Nora Read more

Word of the day: Scheveningen strand (Scheveningen beach)

May 23, 2014

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Some ninety years ago in 1927 the famous Irish novelist James Joyce, his wife Nora and daughter Lucia visited The Read more