How to use demonstrative pronouns in Faroese

How to use demonstrative pronouns in Faroese

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

Faroese demonstrative pronouns : this

Demonstrative pronouns are used with nouns to make them more specific. The English demonstrative pronoun 'this' has different forms in Faroese depending on whether the word to which it belongs is masculine, feminine or neuter. The demonstrative pronoun for masculine words is 'hesin'. For feminine words, it is 'hendan' and for neuter words it is 'hettar'.

Examples

hesin bygningurin
this building
hesin steinurin
this stone
hesin drongurin
this boy
hesin stólur
this chair
hendan konan
this woman
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About Faroese

Faroese is a scandinavian language spoken by about 50,000 people on the Faroe Islands and roughly 15,000 people in Denmark. If you are planning on doing some travelling, learning Faroese would be a great way to make the most of your trip.

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Step 6 : Faroese 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 bók, stólur and hurð (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 Faroese demonstrative pronouns including useful examples. After you've learned to use the Faroese demonstrative pronouns with the nouns bók, stólur and hurð and the plural nouns bøkur, stólar and hurðar you can move on to Step 7 (Faroese adjectives).

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