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

How hard is Norwegian actually? I’d say it depends a lot on your native language. If you’re an English-speaker – lucky you. Both languages come from the same Germanic roots, and there are loads of similarities, grammar-wise and vocabulary-wise: Vi liker egg! (We like eggs!) Naboen har små vinduer. (The neighbour has small windows.) Some…

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A Norwegian Quiz Posted by on Sep 21, 2015

How much do you know about Norwegian culture? Here’s a quick quiz to speed up your brain… 1. There’s a risk you’ll bump into an isbjørn (polar bear) Æ. All over Norway (except Oslo). Ø. In Svalbard. Å. In Troms. 2. North of polarsirkelen (the Polar Circle) Æ. winters are completely dark Ø. you have…

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