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LA Foster
Help with a Dutch sign

Hi, I am a potter.  I will be attending my first craft fair in Mheer tomorrow (Sunday).  I want to make a sign that says: Select 4 items, get the lowest priced one for free.  Google translate suggests: Selecteer 4 Krijgen de laagst geprijsde punt voor gratis.  Is this ok?  Could you give me a better suggestion?  

 

thanks

 

LA

(if you are in the area (between Maastricht and Valkenburg) you should visit <g>)

Dec 6, 2014 5:57 PM
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Another option would be:

 

4 halen 3 betalen*

(*Goedkoopste product gratis)

 

The phrase ["n" halen "n-1" betalen] is quite common in this context because it rhymes and sounds good. Usually it's 2 halen 1 betalen, but larger amounts like 4 and 3 would work as well.

 

Good luck!

December 9, 2014

Kies vier producten en krijg de goedkoopste gratis.

 

Good luck with selling!

December 6, 2014

Thanks for the answers.  The Kerstmarkt in Mheer is a nice venue.  Unfortunatly there was icy rain that day, so not many people.  

 

thanks again

 

LA

December 9, 2014
LA Foster
Language Skills
Dutch, English, German
Learning Language
Dutch, German