Danish 101

A different language is a different vision of life. ~Federico Fellini


Hello.
Hallo.
Hello. (informal)
Hej.
How are you?
Hvordan går det?
Fine, thank you.
Godt, tak.
What is your name?
Hvad hedder du?
My name is ______ .
Jeg hedder ______ .
Nice to meet you.
Det var rart at møde dig.
Please.
Vær så venlig.
Thank you.
Tak.
You're welcome.
Selv tak.
Yes.
Ja.
No.
Nej.
Excuse me. (getting attention)
Undskyld mig.
Excuse me. (begging pardon)
Undskyld.
I'm sorry.
De må du undskylde.
Goodbye
Farvel.
Goodbye (informal)
Hej.
I can't speak Danish [well].
Jeg taler ikke [godt] dansk.
Do you speak English?
Taler du engelsk?
Is there someone here who speaks English?
Er der nogen her, der taler engelsk?
Help!
Hjælp!
Look out!
Pas på!
Good morning (before roughly 10-11am).
Godmorgen.
Good morning (after 10-11am, but before noon)
Godformiddag.
Good evening.
Godaften.
Good night.
Godnat.
Good night (have a nice sleep)
Sov godt.
I don't understand.
Det forstår jeg ikke.
Where is the toilet?
Hvor er toilettet?

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