English to Norwegian - basic words and phrases

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English to Norwegian - basic words and phrases
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2013-07-26 12:04:34
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norwegian language words pronounciation
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Gives English words, asking for the Norwegian translation. Norwegian pronunciations on those not readily obvious.
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  1. and
    • og
    • (O)
  2. also
    • også
    • (OH-saw)
  3. after
    • etter
    • (EH-tear)
  4. but
    men
  5. drink
    • drikke
    • (DRICK-eh)
  6. eat
    • spice
    • (SPEECE-eh)
  7. dinner
    middag
  8. excuse me
    • unnskyld
    • (oon-SHOOLE)
  9. a / an
    en / ett
  10. American
    Amerikanske
  11. any / anyone
    • noen
    • (NOO-en)
  12. aunt
    tante
  13. away / gone
    • borte
    • (BOOr-teh)
  14. beer
    • øl
    • (url) - ø is pronounced like the i in girl
  15. bye
    • har det
    • (HAH-deh)
  16. can / may
    • kan
    • (kahn)
  17. clock
    • klokke
    • (CLOCK-eh)
  18. coffee
    • kaffe
    • (KAH-feh)
  19. cup
    • kopp
    • (cup)
  20. do
    • gjøre
    • (YOU-reh) - ø is pronounced like the i in girl
  21. everyone
    • alle
    • (AH-leh)
  22. fine / ok / allright
    • fint
    • (feent)
  23. French
    Fransk
  24. from
    fra
  25. glass
    glass
  26. going (to)
    skal
  27. good / well
    bra
  28. goodbye
    • har det bra
    • (hah deh brah)
  29. have / has
    • har
    • (hah) ┬áThe R is very soft, almost not pronounced.
  30. Hello / Good day
    • Goddag
    • (goo-DAHG)
  31. here
    • her
    • (har) - when 'E' comes before an 'R', it is pronounced more like a short 'A' in English.
  32. hi
    • hei
    • (high)
  33. house
    • hus
    • (hoose)
  34. how
    • hvordan
    • (VOOR-don)
  35. I
    • Jeg
    • (yeigh)
  36. is / are
    • er
    • (are) - when 'E' comes before an 'R', it is pronounced more like a short 'A' in English.
  37. just / only
    • bare
    • (BAR-eh)
  38. (to) knit / knitting
    strikker / strikking
  39. know
    • vet
    • (VEH-t)
  40. later
    • senere
    • (SAY-neh-reh)
  41. little
    litt
  42. mail
    • post
    • (poost)
  43. me
    • meg
    • (mai)
  44. much
    • mye
    • (MEE-eh)
  45. no
    • nei
    • (nigh)
  46. Norway
    • Norge
    • (NOR-geh)
  47. Norwegian
    • Norsk
    • (norshk)
  48. not
    • ikke
    • (ICK-eh)
  49. now
    • (noa) - å is pronounced like the a in saw
  50. on / at
    • (poa) - å is pronounced like the a in saw
  51. or
    • eller
    • (ELL-air)
  52. quite
    • ganske
    • (GAHN-skay)
  53. road
    • veien
    • (VIE-ehn)
  54. sandwich
    • smørbrød
    • (SMUR-bru-eh) - a 'D' at the end of a word is almost not pronounced at all
    • generally an open-faced sandwich, very common in Norway
  55. shop / buy
    • kjøpe
    • (SURE-peh) - ø is pronounced like the i in girl
  56. something
    • noe
    • (NOO-eh)
  57. sorry
    • beklager
    • (beck-LAHG-air)
  58. speak
    • snakke
    • (SNAHK-eh)
  59. street
    • gate
    • (GAH-teh)
  60. think (expressing an opinion)
    • synes
    • (SEY-ness)
  61. to
    • å
    • (awe)
  62. understand
    • forstå
    • (fore-STAW) - å is pronounced like the a in saw
  63. very
    • meget
    • (me-EH-get)
  64. want
    vil
  65. what
    • hva
    • (vah)
  66. when
    • når
    • (NOA+rr) - å is pronounced like the a in saw
  67. where
    • hvor
    • (voor)
  68. who
    • hvem
    • (vem)
  69. vine
    • vin
    • (veen)
  70. with
    med
  71. yes
    • ja
    • (yah)
  72. yes (when contradicting a negative statement)
    • jo
    • (you)
  73. you
    • du
    • (do)
  74. thank you (very much)
    • (tusen) takk
    • ((two-sen) tock)
  75. 1
    en
  76. 2
    to
  77. 3
    tre
  78. 4
    • fire
    • (FEE-reh)
  79. 5
    fem
  80. 6
    • seks
    • (sex)
  81. 7
    • syv
    • (sieve)
  82. 8
    • åtte
    • (OUGHT-eh)
  83. 9
    • ni
    • (knee)
  84. 10
    • ti
    • (tea)
  85. spinning wheel
    rokk
  86. hot
    varm
  87. fish
    fisk
  88. bord
    desk

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