Norskbloggen archive

Skru på radioen!

Posted Tuesday, May 08, 2018 by Yngvil Vatn Guttu

Hallo, Hallo! Hører du på norsk radio? Det er lurt å gjøre det hvis du vil bli bedre i norsk. Du får god lyttetrening, større vokabular, og så lærer du jo mye om norsk kultur. Og sist men ikke mins...

How to be polite in Norway

Posted Thursday, February 01, 2018 by Aud Inger Åsjord

This video gives you seven dos and don’ts for behaving politely in Norway and words and expressions for speaking politely in Norwegian.

How to hygge seg

Posted Monday, November 07, 2016 by Odd Bjerga

In the autumn, Tor does what every true Norwegian does at this time of the year (English has no good words for it, so Oxford has decided to borrow the word from Danish); Tor hygger seg.

4 ways you can break the ice and get to know Norwegians

Posted Tuesday, May 20, 2014 by Odd Bjerga

If you ever wondered how to strike up a conversation with a Norwegian, then here are some useful tips for that.

Are you becoming a Norwegian?

Posted Wednesday, March 05, 2014 by Odd Bjerga

A typical Norwegian is a person of few words.