A Taste of Danish Phrases - understanding and confusion 1

September 2, 2018

 

Are you confident? Confused? Let these phrases be your guide.

 

 

Forståelse (Understanding)

 

Det giver mening.

(It/that makes sense)

 

Det betyder, at…

(It means that…)

 

Det vil sige, at…

(Meaning that/that is, that... )

 

Jeg sagde, at…

(I said, that…)

 

Det forstår jeg godt.

(I understand)

 

Det er i orden.

(That´s okay)

 

Det er fair nok.

(That´s fair enough)

 

Det har du nok ret i.

(You´re probably right about that)

 

Jeg er med.

(I´m with you)

 

Ved du hvad?

(Do you know what?)

 

Det er sikkert.

(That’s certain)

 

Helt sikkert!

(For sure!)

 

Du siger noget.

(You´re saying something../

It makes sense what you´re saying)

 

Han har fuldstændig ret.

(He's totally right)

 

Det har hun ret i.

(She´s right about that)

 

Det kan du tro.

(That, you can believe/

You can believe that)

 

Det kan jeg love dig for.

(That, I promise you/

I can promise you that)

 

Jeg ved det med sikkerhed.

(I know it with certainty)

 

Det ved jeg godt.

(I know)

 

Forvirring (Confusion)

 

Det giver ingen mening .

(It doesn't make sense)

 

Hvad betyder det?

(What does that mean?)

 

Hvad vil det sige?

(What does that mean?)

 

Hvad siger du?

(What are you saying?)

 

Hvad sagde du?

(What did you say?)

 

Jeg forstår det ikke.

(I don’t understand it)

 

Det er sindssygt.

(It’s insane)

 

Det er så langt ude.

(It’s so far out)

 

Jeg er ikke helt med.

(I´m not totally with you/

Don't totally understand)

 

Gider du gentage?

(Would you mind repeating that, please?)

 

Vil du gentage?

(Would you repeat that, please?)

 

Jeg er fuldstændig forvirret lige nu.

(I´m totally confused right now)

 

Jeg forstår ikke en skid.

(I don't understand shit)


 

 

 

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