Sentence:

De vraag naar natuurlijke grondstoffen heeft zich in de laatste 50 jaar verdubbeld.

English Translation:

The demands on natural resources have doubled in the past 50 years.

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Words used:

the

/ðə/

/ðɪ/

het, de

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demand

/dɪˈmɑːnd/

1. vraag, eis 2. eisen, vorderen

Here: vraag, eis

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on

/ɒn/

om, op

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natural

/ˈnætʃrəl/

/ˈnætʃərəl/

natuurlijk

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resource

/rɪˈsɔːs/

/rɪˈzɔːs/

grondstof

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have

/hæv/

hebben

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double

/ˈdʌb(ə)l/

1. dubbel 2. verdubbelen

Here: verdubbelen

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in

/ɪn/

in, op

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the

/ðə/

/ðɪ/

het, de

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past

/pɑːst/

1. verleden 2. langs 3. voorbij 4. over 5. afgelopen

Here: afgelopen

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fifty

/ˈfɪftɪ/

vijftig, 50

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year

/jɪə/

jaar

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