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Margreet Kwakernaak

Margreet Kwakernaak Suitcase talenAll books of Margreet Kwakernaak are related to her daily work at Suitcase talen. In her books and Dutch courses Margreet mixes theory with practice based on many years of experience in teaching.

Margreet adapts her individual Dutch courses to your style of learning. With her psychological insight and thorough knowledge of study materials and methods, this experienced teacher will help you to learn Dutch in an effective and pleasant way. Margreet Kwakernaak is certified senior trainer NT2 (Dutch as a second language), certified ONA-trainer and  an experienced examiner  State Exams NT2 (Dutch as a second Language) See student reactions

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Before she started Suitcase talen in 1995, Margreet Kwakernaak had been teaching young people from 12-17 years in secondary school and students from 19-65 years in adult education. Margreet Kwakernaak studied Spanish language and literature at University of Amsterdam. As a director of Suitcase talen she develops Dutch courses. Margreet speaks native Dutch (C2), English (C1), Spanish (B2), French (B1), German (B!) and Russian (A2).

Dutch for Dummies 2nd Edition Margreet KwakernaakMargreet Kwakernaak is author of 8 books on Dutch. Her best known title is Dutch for Dummies 2nd Edition.Dutch for Dummies has been translated into French and German.



  • Dutch for Dummies 2nd Edition (ISBN 978-90-430-2764-9) www.bol.com
  • Dutch for Dummies 2nd Edition E-book (ISBN-978-90-430-3152-3) www.bol.com
  • Le Néerlandais Pour les Nuls Nouvelle Edition (ISBN 978-2-7540-3146-2) www.decitre.fr
  • Niederländisch für Dummies (ISBN 978-3-527-70757-7) www.amazon.de
  • Werkwoorden op rij deel 1 (ISBN 978-90-77698-24-2) www.bol.com
  • Werkwoorden op rij deel 2 (ISBN 978-90-77698-25-9) www.bol.com
  • Werkwoorden op rij deel 3 (ISBN 978-90-77698-24-2 ) www.bol.com
  • De kleine Nederlands voor Dummies (ISBN-978-90-430-2079-4)  www.bol.com


Werkwoorden op Rij part I written by MargreetKwakernaak Werkwoorden op Rij Part I and Part II are useful books for those who want to practice Dutch verbs thoroughly. Part I deals with the present tense of the 175 most used Dutch verbs. Part I is recommended for beginners and everyone who is concerned about speaking and writing correctly.





Werkwoorden op Rij Part 2 written by Margreet Kwakernaak Part II focuses on the present perfect and the past tense of 285 frequently used Dutch verbs. Every exercise starts with a clear grammatical explanation and several examples. Part II is best suited for intermediate and advanced learners. Both parts are very systematic and may be used independently of each other.





Werkwoorden op Rij 3 Margreet KwakernaakPart III can be used  independently or as a follow up to part II and III. In Part III  students exercise 257 frequent verbs on level B1.

The student writes each verb (regular, irregular, separable and/or reflexive) in 2-7 sentences that are slightly different every time.

A list of grammar terms, answers and an overview of all used verbs plus their translation in English is included.