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geen geld nie? or nie geld nie?

I have no money

Ek het geen geld nie?
Ek het nie geld nie?

Which is correct and when to use geen?

For learning: Afrikaans
Base language: English
Category: Language



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    Both sentences are completely acceptable and is essentially saying the same thing.

    "geen" in this context is almost like an adjective.

    "Geen" is synonym to "niks" which means "nothing" So you can also say "ek het niks geld nie"

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