Top-5 Dutch-spoken movies

Watching movies and series is one of the best ways of mastering a language. We Dutchies should know; our mastery of the English language is mostly due to the fact that almost all television in The Netherlands is English-spoken and not overdubbed – something our Eastern neighbours are fond of. There’s not a whole lof […]

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Travel safely in The Netherlands

Travel insurance is a good idea if your policies at home won’t cover you in the Netherlands. Although medical or dental costs might already be covered through reciprocal health-care arrangements, you’ll still need cover for theft or loss, and for unexpected changes to travel arrangements (ticket cancellation etc). Check what’s already covered by your local […]

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Socialize and improve your Dutch!

Trying to learn Dutch online can be arduous so how about trying out some real-life Dutch? To facilitate Facebook member of SpeakDutch.nl in meeting up online through Facebook or Skype we’ve set up a Forum on our Facebook page. Leave a message and meet with others to help you along in mastering Dutch! Check out […]

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Goodbye to ugly ads!

We’d like to offer you the best experience when learning Dutch, an experience that is not disturbed by annoying ads. Unfortunately we had to place those ads on the site since running this site costs real money… To save you from ugly ads and still gather the funds necessary to develop and host SpeakDutch.nl we’ve […]

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University introduction course Dutch

The Rijksuniversiteit Groningen (State university of Groningen), one of the highest regarded universities in the country, now offers a free online beginners course in Dutch! In the 3-week course you will learn some basic Dutch for everyday life such as introducing yourself, talk about friends, family and work (and maybe the weather, a popular Dutch […]

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Take a plunge in the canals!

Holland can be so beautiful, strolling along the canals taking in the historical city. Actually, how about not just taking a walk among the canals but actually taking a plunge in one? If you’re up for that, register now for SingelSwim 2015 Utrecht, the first edition of a great cause. After the Amsterdam City Swim […]

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Health insurance in The Netherlands

Planning to move to The Netherlands? Of course housing is one of the most important things to take care of first but don’t forget about insurance! Health insurance is mandatory When working in The Netherlands, having a Dutch health insurance is actually required by law. In any situation where you receive an income – even […]

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Learn Dutch offline

Learning Dutch online through SpeakDutch.nl is great but practice makes perfect! The more opportunity you have to practice, the better. Check out if there’s a Meetup group in your area so you can start practicing your Dutch In Real Life Europe Amsterdam Dutch Language Meetup Group Location: Amsterdam, The Netherlands Great group for getting to […]

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Re-lauch SpeakDutch.nl

After over a year of inactivity SpeakDutch.nl has been brought back to life to help anyone with an interest in learning Dutch along. We’ll be restoring the old course material first which might take us some time. Once we’re all back up and running we’ll be rolling out some new features to help you become […]

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