Norskbloggen archive

Analysing Norwegian Grammar

Posted Tuesday, August 16, 2016 by Yngvil Vatn Guttu

Tor is in the wood shop this week. From there he will demonstrate some very simple principles of grammatical analysis. – Do try this at home!  

Recipes for Norwegian Sentences

Posted Wednesday, August 10, 2016 by Yngvil Vatn Guttu

Already mastered the basics of sentence cooking? Norskbloggen will take you all the way to your first Michelin star!

10 tips for learning Norwegian fast

Posted Monday, August 01, 2016 by Odd Bjerga

Learning a language quickly can be a challenge in a country where most people speak English and insist on practicing it on foreigners.

How to pronounce the Norwegian 'rolling' R

Posted Tuesday, June 07, 2016 by Golara Heydari

Are you struggling with pronouncing R? Well, not after doing these exercises every day for a month!

Bokmål, nynorsk and the Norwegian dialects

Posted Friday, February 12, 2016 by Agnes Wigestrand Hoftun

So what on earth is the difference between bokmål, nynorsk and the Norwegian dialects?

Two common small talk topics

Posted Saturday, August 08, 2015 by Yngvil Vatn Guttu

She is my motivation

Posted Tuesday, July 28, 2015 by Odd Bjerga

I came to Norway 9 years ago for the first time. I had a 3 months contract that was extended again and again. During the time here in Norway I met a wonderful Norwegian woman and fell in love.

7 easy tricks for a better Norwegian pronunciation

Posted Sunday, June 28, 2015 by Yngvil Vatn Guttu

We know that it takes effort to learn a new language, but we also know that there are many easy tricks that can help you improve your language significantly.

Dialect or not?

Posted Tuesday, April 14, 2015 by Odd Bjerga

When Norwegians engage in everyday dialogue, using dialect words and phrases, what are those who study Norwegian supposed to make of it all? Having learned the written language, bokmål, many foreig...

Gratis nettkurs i Stavangerdialekt

Posted Tuesday, March 17, 2015 by Odd Bjerga

A year ago, I didn’t speak English!

Posted Tuesday, March 03, 2015 by Odd Bjerga

So much more

Posted Monday, February 23, 2015 by Odd Bjerga

In addition to private lessons, the best way for me is to create situations where I get to really practice and speak the language.

How to learn a new skill quickly

Posted Sunday, December 14, 2014 by Odd Bjerga

Introducing 50 hours social studies online course

Posted Monday, September 01, 2014 by Odd Bjerga

Møt russisklæreren Olga

Posted Saturday, July 05, 2014 by Golara Heydari

Mitt navn er Olga. Jeg kommer fra Russland, fra Volgograd-området. Jeg har bodd i Oslo i ca et halvt år nå.

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.

Hvordan bruke nettet til glosepugging?

Posted Monday, March 24, 2014 by Odd Bjerga

3 tips for those with a goldfish memory by Frank Wedde

Posted Monday, March 10, 2014 by Odd Bjerga

Hva jeg og Warren Buffett har til felles

Posted Sunday, March 09, 2014 by Odd Bjerga

Are you becoming a Norwegian?

Posted Wednesday, March 05, 2014 by Odd Bjerga

A typical Norwegian is a person of few words.

Meet our russian teacher Olga

Posted Monday, February 17, 2014 by Golara Heydari

My name is Olga. I come from Russia, from Volgograd area. I’ve been living in Oslo for about half a year now.

Common blunders foreign speakers make when speaking Norwegian

Posted Tuesday, February 11, 2014 by Odd Bjerga

Møt vår engelsklærer, Felicity!

Posted Thursday, January 30, 2014 by Odd Bjerga

Complete guide for nurses relocating to Norway

Posted Sunday, February 10, 2013 by Odd Bjerga

Are you a nurse or health care professional looking for work opportunities in Norway? Here is the complete guide to work as a nurse in Norway.

Enkel eller dobbel konsonant?

Posted Tuesday, August 07, 2012 by Odd Bjerga

Vi bruker dobbel konsonant for å vise forskjell på lang og kort vokal. Etter kort vokal skriver vi oftest to konsonanter: hatt, samme, bakke.

Affordable stay in Oslo

Posted Thursday, June 28, 2012 by Odd Bjerga

Are you looking for cheap accommodation offes in Oslo? We have compiled a list of affordable options that you may take a look at. Prices vary from NOK 200-350 per night.