Flemish Negation

If you're trying to learn Flemish Negation you will find some useful resources including a course about Negation and negative expressions... 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 Negation

Learning the Flemish Negation 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 Negation is in the structure of the grammar in Flemish.

Flemish negation is the process that turns an affirmative statement (I am happy) into its opposite denial (I am not happy). Here are some examples:

English NegationFlemish Negation
Negation
Negationontkenning
he is not herehij is hier niet
that is not my bookdat is mijn boek niet
do not enterga niet binnen

Notice the structure of the Negation in Flemish.

List of Negation in Flemish

Below is a list of the Negation and negative expressions in Flemish placed in a table. Memorizing this table will help you add very useful and important words to your Flemish vocabulary.

English NegationFlemish Negation
I don't speakik spreek niet
I don't writeik schrijf niet
I don't driveik rij[d] niet
I don't loveik hou[d] niet van
I don't giveik geef niet
I don't smileik lach niet
I don't takeik neem niet
he doesn't speakhij spreekt niet
he doesn't writehij schrijft niet
he doesn't drivehij rijdt niet
he doesn't lovehij houdt niet van
he doesn't givehij geeft niet
he doesn't smilehij lacht niet
he doesn't takehij neemt niet
we don't speakwe spreken niet
we don't writewe schrijven niet
we don't drivewe rijden niet
we don't lovewe houden niet van
we don't givewe geven niet
we don't smilewe lachen niet
we don't takewe nemen niet

Negation and negative expressions have a very important role in Flemish. Once you're done with Flemish Negation, 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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