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The most common verbs with propositions given by Christine in the handout 'INTERMEDIATE DUTCH - A grammar and workbook (Fixed Prepositions)

berusten in

to acquiesce in

opgaan in

to be absorbed in

geloven in/aan

to believe in

delen in

to share

slagen in

to succeed

zich vergissen in

to err

beginnen met

to start with

eindigen met

to end with

breken met

to break with

zich bemoeien met

to interfere

spotten met

to mock

vergelijken met

to compare

aarden naar

to be like

streven naar

to strive

raden naar

to guess

kijken naar

to watch

hongeren naar

to hunger for

ruiken naar

to smell like

smaken naar

to taste like

verlangen naar

to long for

zoeken naar

to look for

bidden om

to pray for

lachen om

to laugh about

geven om

to care for

denken om

to think about

rouwen om

to mourn for

vragen om

to ask for

antwoorden op

to answer to

lijken op

to resemble

letten op

to pay attention

hopen op

to hope for

zich verheugen op

to look forward to

wachten op

to wait for

beslissen over

to decide about

oordelen over

to judge

(na)denken over

to ponder

klagen over

to complain

praten/spreken over

to talk

zich verbazen over

to be amazed

beschermen tegen

to protect

ruilen tegen

to exchange

protesteren tegen

to protest

kunnen tegen

to tolerate

vechten tegen

to fight

waarschuwen tegen

to warn

behoren tot

to belong to

veroordelen tot

to sentence

dwingen tot

to force to

afleiden uit

to deduct

ontstaan uit

to develop

bestaan uit

to consist

afhangen van

to depend

houden van

to like, love

genieten van

to enjoy

balen van

to be fed up with

scheiden van

to separate

verdenken van

to suspect

bedanken voor

to thank for

sparen voor

to save for

pleiten voor

to plead for

zich interesseren voor

to be interested in

vluchten voor

to flee from

zorgen voor

to care for

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