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Learning Danish is Hard, it’s Even More Difficult When It Gets Political

Before we moved to Denmark, Mike and I were excited to fully embrace the new culture including learning Danish. As we prepared to move our lives to Copenhagen, we downloaded language learning apps and took in the Danish language basics. Is Danish hard to learn? Yes, and a lot of this is because of Danish pronunciation, but when we arrived in Denmark, everyone pointed us towards enrolling in Copenhagen Danish courses. It was free to enroll and the best way to really start speaking Danish. We made a lot of friends in our class and after completing the first of 6 modules, we decided to stop taking lessons. It was a huge time commitment and we had other activities we wanted to pursue. Still, there also a political reason that caused us to stop taking Danish lessons – the Dansk Folkeparti. Continue reading “Learning Danish is Hard, it’s Even More Difficult When It Gets Political”