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Gummi1984Tuesday 14th of December 2004 01:37:04 PM
slenska PHRASES 15 -
Format Used:
English Phrase
Icelandic Phrase

RELATIONSHIP & FAMILY
Skyldleiki & fjlskylda

Are you married?
Ertu giftur? (to a male)
Ertu gift? (to a female)

I am married
g er giftur (male)
g er gift (female)

I am not married
g er giftur (male)
g er gift (female)

Are you engaged?
Ertu trlofaur? (to a male)
Ertu trlofu? (to a female)

I am engaged
g er trlofaur (male)
g er trlofu (female)

I am not engaged
g er ekki trlofaur (male)
g er ekki trlofu (female)

Do you have a boyfriend?
ttu krasta? / Ertu me krasta?

Do you have a girlfriend?
ttu krustu? / Ertu me krustu?

I have a boyfriend
g krasta / g er me krasta

I have a girlfriend
g krustu / g er me krustu

How old is he/she?
Hva er hann gamall? (male) / Hva er hn gmul? (female)
Hversu gamall er hann? (male) / Hversu gmul er hn? (female)

He/she is ... years old
Hann/hn er ... ra (gamall/gmul)

What does he/she do for a living?
Hva vinnur hann/hn vi?

Do you have children?
ttu brn? / Ertu me brn? (singular: barn)

I don't have any children
g ekki brn / g er ekki me brn

I have...
g ... / g er me...

one child
eitt barn...
one son
einn son
one daughter
eina dttur

I have two children
g tv brn

I have three
g rj

four
fjgur
five
fimm
six
sex
seven children
sj brn

How many siblings do you have?
Hva ttu mrg systkyni? / Hversu mrg systkyni ttu?

How many brothers and sister do you have?
Hva ttu marga brur og systur? / Hversu marga brur og systur ttu?

Is your mother still alive?
Er mir n lfi?

Is your father still alive?
Er fair inn lfi?

Is your grandmother still alive?
Er amma n lfi?

Is your grandfather still alive?
Er afi inn lfi?