Norwegian Adjectives

Welcome to the second Norwegian lesson about adjectives. This time we will first learn about colors, followed by grammar rules, then weather expressions, finally a conversation in Norwegian to help you practice your daily phrases.

black
black Audio
svart
grey
grey Audio
grå
white
white Audio
hvit
blue
blue Audio
blå
green
green Audio
grønn
yellow
yellow Audio
gul
red
red Audio
rød
brown
brown Audio
brun

Adjectives Grammar Rules

In general adjectives are words which describe or modify another person or object in a given sentence. For example: a beautiful flower the adjective is [beautiful] because it describes the noun [flower]. The following examples use adjectives in different ways and places to demonstrate how they behave in a sentence.

Grammar Rules
Norwegian
my house is white
[noun + adjective]
huset mitt er hvitt Audio
your country is big
[noun + adjective]
ditt land er stort Audio
new books are expensive
[plural + adjective]
nye bøker er dyre Audio
we are happy here
[pronoun + verb + adjective]
vi er lykkelige her Audio
she has three small dogs
[adjective + plural]
hun har tre små hunder Audio
this language is very easy
[adverb + adjective]
dette språket er veldig enkelt Audio
I have a small green house
[adjective + adjective]
jeg har et lite, grønt hus Audio

We're not done yet! The following is a list of more adjectives for you, often used when referring to weather conditions. I think it would be wise to memorize them.

cold
cold Audio
kaldt
hot
hot Audio
varmt
cloudy
cloudy Audio
skyet
rainy
rainy Audio
regnfull
snowy
snowy Audio
snødekt
sunny
sunny Audio
solfylt
windy
windy Audio
vindfull
warm
warm Audio
varm

Conversation in Norwegian

Now we finally reach the most exciting part, the practice of the daily expressions used in almost every conversation. I recommend memorizing these phrases, because you will need them for sure.

English
Norwegian
hi
hei Audio
how are you?
hvordan har du det? Audio
I'm good, thank you
jeg har det bra! Audio
and you?
og du? Audio
what is your name?
hva heter du? Audio
my name is Maya
jeg heter maya Audio
nice to meet you
hyggelig å treffe deg Audio

I hope you enjoyed this lesson about adjectives in Norwegian. If you have any question about this lesson please contact me here. The next lesson is below.

Norwegian Alphabet   Norwegian Alphabet

Norwegian Nouns   Norwegian Nouns



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