Danish Nouns

Welcome to the third Danish lesson about nouns. This time we will first learn about fruits and vegetables, followed by grammar rules, then food items, finally a conversation in Danish to help you practice your daily phrases.

potatoes
potatoes Audio
kartofler
tomatoes
tomatoes Audio
tomater
onions
onions Audio
løg
carrots
carrots Audio
gulerødder od
fruits
fruits Audio
frugter
apples
apples Audio
æbler
bananas
bananas Audio
bananer
oranges
oranges Audio
appelsiner

Nouns Grammar Rules

In general nouns refer to a person, an object, or abstract ideas. For example: a fast runner the noun is [runner] because it refers to a person. The examples below use nouns in different ways and places to demonstrate how they behave in a sentence.

Grammar + Rules
Danish
do you have milk?
[verb + noun]
har du mælk? Audio
I have milk and coffee
[preposition + noun]
jeg har mælk og kaffe Audio
he has three apples
[number + plural noun]
han har tre æbler Audio
she only has one apple
[number + singular noun]
hun har kun har ét æble Audio
we live in a small house
[adjective + noun]
vi lever i et lille hus Audio
I like our breakfast
[pronoun + noun]
jeg kan lide vores morgenmad Audio

The following are nouns of food items that you might be interested in learning and memorizing.

bread
bread Audio
brød
milk
milk Audio
mælk
butter
butter Audio
smør
cheese
cheese Audio
ost
coffee
coffee Audio
kaffe
sandwich
sandwich Audio
sandwich
meat
meat Audio
kød
chicken
chicken Audio
kylling
fish
fish Audio
fisk
breakfast
breakfast Audio
morgenmad
lunch
lunch Audio
frokost
dinner
dinner Audio
middag

Conversation in Danish

Now we finally reach the fun part, the practice of the daily conversations. These phrases are used to get to know new people, and break the ice.

English
Danish
Do you speak (English/ Danish)?
taler du (engelsk/dansk)? Audio
Just a little
bare lidt Audio
I like Danish
jeg kan godt lide dansk Audio
Can I practice with you?
kan jeg øve mig med dig? Audio
How old are you?
hvor gammel er du? Audio
I'm thirty three years old
jeg er 33 år gammel Audio
It was nice talking to you
det var rart at tale med dig Audio

I hope you enjoyed this lesson about the nouns in Danish. If you have any question about this lesson please contact me here. Now check the next lesson below.

Danish Adjectives   Danish Adjectives

Danish Plural   Danish Plural



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