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Greetings

 
Hello! Hej!
Hej!Hello!
Good morning! (sg/pl) Godmorgen!
Godmorgen!Good morning! (sg/pl)
Hello! (sg/pl) Goddag!
Goddag!Hello! (sg/pl)
Good evening! (sg/pl) Godaften!
Godaften!Good evening! (sg/pl)
Good night! (sg/pl) Godnat!
Godnat!Good night! (sg/pl)
Bye! (infml) Vi ses!
Vi ses!Bye! (infml)
Good bye! (fml.) Farvel!
Farvel!Good bye! (fml.)

Important vocabulary

 
yes ja
jayes
no nej
nejno
maybe måske
måskemaybe
OK okay
okayOK
Thank you! Tak!
Tak!Thank you!
You're welcome! (m/f) Velbekom!
Velbekom!You're welcome! (m/f)
Excuse me, … (sg/pl) Undskyld, ...
Undskyld, ...Excuse me, … (sg/pl)
I'm sorry. (m/f) Det er jeg ked af.
Det er jeg ked af.I'm sorry. (m/f)
I have … / I don't have ... Jeg har ... / Jeg har ingen ...
Jeg har ...
Jeg har ingen ...
I have … / I don't have ...
We (don't) have … Vi har ... / Vi har ingen ...
Vi har ...
Vi har ingen ...
We (don't) have …
There is (no) ... Der er ... / Der er ingen ...
Der er ...
Der er ingen ...
There is (no) ...

Introducing yourself

 
My name is ... Jeg hedder ...
Jeg hedder ...My name is ...
I'm from ... Jeg kommer ...
Jeg kommer ...I'm from ...
I'm ... years old. Jeg er ... år gammel.
Jeg er ... år gammel.I'm ... years old.
I am married. / I am not married. Jeg er gift. / Jeg er ikke gift.
Jeg er gift.
Jeg er ikke gift.
I am married. / I am not married.
I am traveling alone. / I am not traveling alone. (m/f) Jeg rejser alene. / Jeg rejser ikke alene.
Jeg rejser alene.
Jeg rejser ikke alene.
I am traveling alone. / I am not traveling alone. (m/f)
I'm traveling with ... Jeg rejser med ...
Jeg rejser med ...I'm traveling with ...

Comprehension

 
I don't speak any Danish. Jeg taler ikke dansk.
Jeg taler ikke dansk.I don't speak any Danish.
I don't understand that. (m/f) Det forstår jeg ikke.
Det forstår jeg ikke.I don't understand that. (m/f)
Do you speak …? (m/f) Taler du ...?
Taler du ...?Do you speak …? (m/f)
Does anyone here speak ...? Er der nogen, der taler ...?
Er der nogen, der taler ...?Does anyone here speak ...?
English engelsk
engelskEnglish
French fransk
franskFrench
Could you write that down please. (m/f) Vær så venlig at skrive det ned.
Vær så venlig at skrive det ned.Could you write that down please. (m/f)
Could you please repeat that. (m/f) Vær så venlig at gentage det.
Vær så venlig at gentage det.Could you please repeat that. (m/f)
Just a moment please. Et øjeblik.
Et øjeblik.Just a moment please.

Numbers

 
zero nul
nulzero
one en
enone
two to
totwo
three tre
trethree
four fire
firefour
five fem
femfive
six seks
sekssix
seven syv
syvseven
eight otte
otteeight
nine ni
ninine
ten ti
titen
eleven elleve
elleveeleven
twelve tolv
tolvtwelve
thirteen tretten
trettenthirteen
fourteen fjorten
fjortenfourteen
fifteen femten
femtenfifteen
sixteen seksten
sekstensixteen
seventeen sytten
syttenseventeen
eighteen atten
atteneighteen
nineteen nitten
nittennineteen
twenty tyve
tyvetwenty
twenty-one enogtyve
enogtyvetwenty-one
thirty tredive
tredivethirty
forty fyrre
fyrreforty
fifty halvtreds
halvtredsfifty
sixty tres
tressixty
seventy halvfjerds
halvfjerdsseventy
eighty firs
firseighty
ninety halvfems
halvfemsninety
one hundred hundrede
hundredeone hundred
one thousand tusinde
tusindeone thousand
one million en million
en millionone million
some / a couple et par
et parsome / a couple