Holland is a country famous for its wooden shoes, cheese, windmills and tulips. These symbols represent our huge achievements in horticulture and our trade and export of fresh produce,such as our flowers, plants and vegetables. The Netherlands is a world leader in the dairy cattle and horse breeding business and our cows are able to produce enormous quantities of milk. In addition,we are considered to be top ranking in the equine sector, both in sports and trade. And speakingof trade, our docks in Rotterdam are an important transit location for trade from all over the world. Did you know that almost half of the Netherlands lies below sea level? We are experts in watermanagement. Not only do we possess extensive knowledge about dikes and dredging,but also about sewage treatment and the use of windmills for clean and sustainable energy.
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www.studyinholland.nl www.visitholland.com www.holland.com/uk www.buddygodutch.nl www.zorgwijzer.nl
Learning the Dutch language and culture
Hoi Holland! is your first step towards mastering the Dutch language. Hoi Holland! shows you how much fun it can be to learn Dutch! Although you can speak English with practically anyone in Holland, learning the local language helps you to get to know the country and its culture and society.
By playing Hoi Holland! you will learn some basics of Dutch: understanding and speaking Dutch makes everyday activities, such as grocery shopping or going to a restaurant, a little easier and more fun. It will also help you to connect with Dutch students and make new, Dutch friends!
The app is developed by the Nuffic and made possible by the Ministry of Education, Culture and Science.