Flemish Articles

If you're trying to learn Flemish Articles you will find some useful resources including a course about Definite and Indefinite Articles... to help you with your Flemish grammar. Try to concentrate on the lesson and notice the pattern that occurs each time the word changes its place. Also don't forget to check the rest of our other lessons listed on Learn Flemish. Enjoy the rest of the lesson!


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Flemish Articles

Learning the Flemish Articles is very important because its structure is used in every day conversation. The more you master it the more you get closer to mastering the Flemish language. But first we need to know what the role of Articles is in the structure of the grammar in Flemish.

Flemish articles are words that combine with a noun to indicate the type of reference being made by the noun. Generally articles specify the grammatical definiteness of the noun. Examples are "the, a, and an". Here are some examples:

English ArticlesFlemish Articles
articleslidwoorden
thede/het
aeen
oneéén
somesommige
fewweinig
the bookhet boek
the booksde boeken
a bookeen boek
one bookéén boek
some bookssommige boeken
few booksweinig boeken

Notice the structure of the Articles in Flemish.

List of Articles in Flemish

Below is a list of vocabulary where you can use the Definite and Indefinite Articles in Flemish. Try to practice but also memorizing this table will help you add very useful and important words to your Flemish vocabulary.

English VocabularyFlemish Vocabulary
Foodeten
almondsamandelen
breadbrood
breakfastontbijt
butterboter
candysnoep
cheesekaas
chickenkip
cuminkomijn
dessertdessert
dinneravondeten
fishvis
fruitfruit
ice creamijs
lamblamsvlees
lemoncitroen
lunchmiddageten
mealmaaltijd
meatvlees
ovenoven
pepperpeper
plantsplanten
porkvarkensvlees
saladsla/salade [on the menu]
saltzout
sandwichbroodje
sausageworst
soupsoep
sugarsuiker
supperavondeten
turkeykalkoen
appleappel
bananabanaan
orangesappelsienen/sinaasappelen/sinaasappels
peachesperziken
peanutpindanoot
pearsperen
pineappleananas
grapesdruiven
strawberriesaardbeien
vegetablesgroenten
carrotwortel
cornmaïs
cucumberkomkommer
garlic[knof]look
lettucesla
olivesolijven
onionsuien/ajuinen
pepperspaprika's
potatoesaardappelen
pumpkinpompoen
beansbonen/boontjes [runnerbeans]
tomatoestomaten

Definite and Indefinite Articles have a very important role in Flemish. Once you're done with Flemish Articles, you might want to check the rest of our Flemish lessons here: Learn Flemish. Don't forget to bookmark this page.


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