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    #1

    the/Dutch

    Hi

    Dutch are.... OR The dutch are....

    Should I put "the" before Dutch or leave it out?

    Thanks


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    #2

    Re: the/Dutch

    Your context will drive this.

    The Dutch [people] are ... [specific]

    Dutch people are ... [general] Note that you will need "people" in this context.

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    #3

    Re: the/Dutch

    How about

    Dutch are cool
    The Dutch are cool

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    #4

    Re: the/Dutch

    Quote Originally Posted by Anglika View Post
    Your context will drive this.

    The Dutch [people] are ... [specific]

    Dutch people are ... [general] Note that you will need "people" in this context.
    Now I see. Thanks.


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    #5

    Re: the/Dutch

    Quote Originally Posted by GUEST2008 View Post
    How about

    Dutch is cool - The Dutch language is cool
    The Dutch are cool
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