Scandinavian Languages

Old Norse: The Language Of Ancient Scandinavia

Old Norse: The Language Of Ancient Scandinavia

What is Old Norse, where did it come from, and does any of it survive today? One of our linguistics experts tells the story of this Scandinavian language.
How To Talk About Transportation In Norwegian

How To Talk About Transportation In Norwegian

Sadly, there is no dog-sledding vocab on this list.
Quiz: Do You Know The Colors In Norwegian?

Quiz: Do You Know The Colors In Norwegian?

Find out whether you’re a master of the regnbue (“rainbow”).
How To Talk About The Weather In Norwegian

How To Talk About The Weather In Norwegian

You might not think you’ll need anything besides “cold,” but it’s worth it to brush up on all the Norwegian weather vocab before you visit.
The 20 Most Common Norwegian Verbs (And How To Use Them)

The 20 Most Common Norwegian Verbs (And How To Use Them)

Language learning is hard and involves a lot of complicated grammar rules, right? Not when it comes to Norwegian verbs!
Gemütlichkeit, Kalsarikännit And Other ‘Hygge’ Alternatives

Gemütlichkeit, Kalsarikännit And Other ‘Hygge’ Alternatives

Hygge isn’t the only foreign term you’ll need in your ‘cozy winter words’ collection. Come along on this journey through the world’s various ‘hygge’ alternatives.
What Language Is Spoken In Iceland?

What Language Is Spoken In Iceland?

There can only be one Icelandic.
How To Say Hello In Norwegian

How To Say Hello In Norwegian

Whether you’re talking to friends or colleagues, in the morning or in the evening, here’s our handy guide for how to say hello in Norwegian!
How To Write The Date In Norwegian

How To Write The Date In Norwegian

Here’s a guide on how to write the date in Norwegian for all your check-writing, schedule-making and confusion-avoiding needs.
How To Name And Pronounce Colors In Danish

How To Name And Pronounce Colors In Danish

Roses are røde, violets are blå, here’s a quick guide to colors in Danish for you! In no time, you’ll know all the colors of the regnbue (rainbow).
How To Count To 100 In Norwegian

How To Count To 100 In Norwegian

Need to learn to count to 100 in Norwegian? Have no fear, Norwegian has a very straight-forward number system. It’s as easy as en, to tre!
How To Name And Pronounce Colors In Norwegian

How To Name And Pronounce Colors In Norwegian

Roses are røde, violets are blå, here’s all the colors in Norwegian you need to know-uh. With this guide you’ll know the whole Norwegian regnbue (rainbow)!
How Many People Speak Danish, And Where Is It Spoken?

How Many People Speak Danish, And Where Is It Spoken?

There are fewer Danish speakers worldwide than people living in New York City. Even so, this language is not to be overlooked!
What Is Hygge And Why Is This Danish Concept Still So Popular?

What Is Hygge And Why Is This Danish Concept Still So Popular?

By now you’ve probably seen the Danish word “hygge” everywhere. But what is “hygge”? What does it mean? We’ll explain its definition and how it shapes Danish culture.