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|Peter fra LA||Tuesday 26th of October 2004 07:30:00 PM|
|Norsk PHRASES 18 - |
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Norwegian Phrase /American-English Transcription/
Do you want to sleep with me?
Vil du ligge med meg? /VEEL DEW LEEG-GEH MEH MAI/
Do you have a condom?
Har du en kondom? /HAHR DEW EHN KOON-DOOM/
Are you on the pill?
Går du på pillen? /GOHR DEW POH PEEL-LEHN/
I won't do it without a condom
Jeg vil ikke gjøre det uten kondom /YAI VEEL EEK-KEH YUH-REH DEH EW-TEHN KOON-DOOM/
Please be careful Please be gentle
Vær forsiktig /VAR FOHR-SEEK-TEE/
Do you like this?
Liker du dette? /LEE-KEHR DEW DEHT-TEH/
I don't like this
Jeg liker ikke det. /YAI LEE-KEHR EEK-KEH DEH/
Are you single?
Er du enslig? /AR DEW EHN-SLEE/
Are you gay?
Er du homo(fil)? /AR DEW HOOMOO FEEL/
Are you straight?
Er du straight? /AR DEW STRAIT/
Are you lesbian?
Er du lesbisk? /AR DEW LEHS-BEESK/
Are you bisexual?
Er du bi(fil)? /AR DEW BEE FEEL/
When starting out you will frequently notice that the letters d, g, and h are often silent in Norwegian:
Land (English meaning: Land) [Phonetic: /LAHN/]
Viktig (English meaning: Important) [Phonetic: /VEEK-TEE/, to my ear the K is rather soft and I sometimes hear it as if it is /VEEG-TEE/]
Hva (English menaing: What) [Phonetic: /VAH/]
Each vowel (a, e, i, o, u, y, æ, ø, å) in a stressed syllable is either long (about three times longer than you are in the habit of holding it) or very short.
|eric151||Monday 20th of December 2004 03:40:45 PM|
| - hmm i'm not sure if i'll ever use these...
hahh that's so awesome though man
|Antartic||Thursday 23rd of December 2004 03:58:48 PM|
| - These sentences are far from our reach, for now :)
I don't think I can say:
Jeg er fra Chile.Vil du ligge med meg?
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