[food plate]
meals
[lightswitch]
electricity
[flame]
fire
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[clothespins]
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[chess pieces]
chess
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buildings
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[a house]
huis click to hear
[a door]
deur click to hear - 2
[a treshold]
drempel click to hear
[front door]
voordeur click to hear
[front door]
voordeur click to hear
[back door]
achterdeur click to hear
open click to hear open
dicht click to hear closed
op slot click to hear locked
de deur is open click to hear 2 the door is open
de deur is dicht click to hear 2 the door is closed
de deur is op slot click to hear the door is locked
[house for sale]
te koop click to hear (house for sale)
[house sold]
verkocht click to hear (house sold)
(de) makelaar click to hear 2
real estate agent, realtor
[house number]
huisnummer click to hear
[name plate]
naambordje click to hear
[the button of a doorbell]
bel, deurbel click to hear
[a door lock]
slot click to hear - 2
[a door lock]
deurknop click to hear
[key]
sleutel click to hear
[key]
sleutel click to hear
[a livingroom]
zitkamer click to hear
[a table]
tafeltje click to hear
[a livingroom]
zitkamer click to hear
[a table]
tafel click to hear
[a chair]
stoel click to hear
[a pillow for a chair]
kussentje click to hear
[easy chair]
zitkamer click to
  hear >>
[dining table]
eettafel click to
  hear
[bedroom]
slaapkamer click to
  hear - 2
[a balcony]
balkon click to hear
[kitchen]
keuken
click to hear - 2 >>
[bathroom]
badkamer click to hear >>
[stairs]
trap click to hear
[stepladder]
trapje click to hear
[spiral stairs]
wenteltrap click to
  hear - 2
[ladder]
ladder click to
  hear
[a stool]
krukje click to hear - 2
[three stools of my own design and making]
krukjes click to hear
[easy chair]
luie stoel click to hear
[easy chair]
luie stoel click to hear
[a sofa]
bank click to hear
[a table]
tafeltje click to hear - 2
[lamp, light]
lamp click to hear
[fireplace]
open haard click to hear - 2

de / het / 't click to hear (the)
een, 'n click to hear - 2 (a, an)
één click to hear (one)
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(het) huis
(de) deur
(de) drempel
(het) raam
hear
(house)
(door)
(treshold)
(window)
(de) bel
(het) slot
(de) sleutel
hear
(bell)
(lock)
(key)
(de) tafel
(het) tafeltje
(de) stoel
hear
(table)
(small table, coffee table)
(chair)
(de) zitkamer
(de) slaapkamer
(de) badkamer
hear
([sitting] livingroom)
([sleeping-] bedroom)
(bathroom)
(de) eetkamer
(de) keuken
hear
([eating] dining room)
(kitchen)

The Dutch word for 'Dutch door' is dubbele deur click to
  hear - but they are not very common in Holland.
Another word for zitkamer click to
  hear ('[sitting-] livingroom') is woonkamer click to
  hear which is literally your 'livingroom.'
Luie stoel click to
  hear is literally 'lazy chair.' Another word is gemakkelijke stoel click to
  hear which literally means 'easy chair.'
Note that Dutch stoel is 'chair,' while English 'stool' translates as Dutch krukje. An old-fashioned word for the other 'stool' is stoelgang click to hear (not pictured.)
(de) huur click to hear 2 'rent' - (het) huurhuis click to hear 'rental property, a house that's rented'
- (de) huisbaas click to hear 2 'landlord, owner of a rental property' - (de) eigenaar click to hear 'owner' - (het) eigendom click to hear 'property'

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