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How Hard Is Danish? Posted by on Sep 30, 2015

How hard is Danish actually? I’d say it depends a lot on your native language (in addition to your tongue-twisting skills, of course!) If you’re an English-speaker – good on you. Both languages come from the same Germanic roots, and there are loads of similarities, grammar-wise and vocabulary-wise: De har en kniv. (They have a…

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A Danish Quiz Posted by on Sep 21, 2015

How much do you know about Danish culture? Here’s a quick quiz to speed up your brain… 1. Danes are said to talk with a … in their mouth. Æ. frø (frog) Ø. kartoffel (potato) Å. rugbrød (rye bread) 2. LEGO is short for Æ. leg godt (play well) Ø. lev godt (live well) Å…

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