Dutch Deli 3: Vantage / Advanced. Proficiency level after completing Dutch Course: B2+

In order to join the course of Dutch Deli 3, you need to preferably use Dutch on a daily basis. Sounding more and more like a 9native speaker, you speak and write Dutch at work, in the street and in your free time. You enjoy using idiomatic expressions to spice up your Dutch, can explain why the Dutch do things differently and are able to give a presentation and write an essay on both familiar and new topics.

After completing Dutch Deli 3 you are able to …
• read, understand and discuss all sorts of newspaper articles on a variety of topics
• explain the ins and outs of the Dutch (bicycle) culture to foreigners
• use one or more idiomatic expression(s) in complex sentences like ‘Het baart me zorgen dat fietsende kinderen worden blootgesteld aan onveilige verkeerssituaties.’
• advise people on social / political / personal matters, like a more sustainable lifestyle
• negotiate with various suppliers in order to get the best deal
• debate about a political / news-related topic
• speak, listen to, read and write Dutch at an academic level
• decipher Dutch chat language/abbreviations
• pass Staatsexamen B2

After completing Dutch Deli 3 you know …
• what happens ‘als het kwartje valt’
• the final details about ‘er’, ‘daar’ and ‘hier’ combined with prepositions
• all about separable verbs combined with a preposition and reflexive pronoun, like ‘Ik bereid me er grondig op voor’.

The chapters that are covered in this course are ‘Nederlands op Niveau’ chapter 6.

After completing Dutch Deli 3 your level of Dutch is B2+ according to the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR).