Articles by

Lucy Deutekom

Lucy is a Dutch teacher based in Amsterdam who loves teaching Dutch to newcomers and expat and always finds it refreshing to learn a newcomer's perspective on typical (and often quirky) Dutch habits. From that starting point, she wrote the fun and easy to read 'Let's Talk Dutch: the Way of Life in the Netherlands Explained Through Common Sayings and Expressions'.

Teacher to the rescue: “How do I practise my Dutch?”

The question I often get from my students is: "How do I practise my Dutch?" This is...