How to use demonstrative pronouns in Danish

How to use demonstrative pronouns in Danish

You want to learn how to use demonstrative pronouns in Danish? You've come to the right place! Scroll down and see the short Danish lessons complete with useful examples. This house, that house... we make learning Danish demonstrative pronouns easy for you.

Danish demonstrative pronouns : this

Demonstrative pronouns are used with nouns to make them more specific. The English demonstrative pronoun 'this' is 'denne' or 'dette' in Danish. The word 'denne' is used with masculine words and feminine words. The word 'dette' is used with neuter words.

Examples

denne mand
this man
denne bygning
this building
denne stol
this chair
dette barn
this child
denne dør
this door
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Der er et træ.
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Step 6 : Danish demonstrative pronouns

Demonstrative pronouns are used to refer to specific objects and their locations. In English, this would be the words this and these to refer to objects which are near and that and those to refer to objects which are further away. Using the nouns bog, stol and dør (book, chair, door) which you learned in Step 3, learn to use the demonstrative pronouns with each of these nouns (this book, that chair, these doors). You can scroll to the top of this page to see a short lesson about Danish demonstrative pronouns including useful examples. After you've learned to use the Danish demonstrative pronouns with the nouns bog, stol and dør and the plural nouns bøger, stole and døre you can move on to Step 7 (Danish adjectives).

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