How to read Danish fast

You need only a pen or text editor. Write short words many times. You will read and write without subvocalization.

Danish is fit for speed reading. It has regular word order. Subject pronouns are not omitted.

Danish is similar to English. They have many similar words. You will read without translation.

Danish is very similar to Swedish and Norwegian. Read Wikipedia in those languages. They have many articles.

Writing training will improve your reading skills. Visualize structures and relationships. Write diagrams, captions, and descriptions. And write many sentences.

  • Typing and Speed Reading
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Keyboard
  • Writing Training
  • Pronunciation
  • Grammar
  • Etymology
  • Other languages
  • Typing and Speed reading

    You can learn speed reading with only a text editor. Change the font size.

    Or you can use a pen and paper.

    Write short words repeatedly

    danish 2 letter
    danish 3 letter
    danish 4 letter

    Write short words like these images. Write 2-4 letter words repeatedly. You don't have to write long words.

    This is a training for subvocalization. You will get tired of writing. And you will omit your internal speech.

    Write sentences with line breaks

    line break

    Write a short sentence like this image. This is a training for reading multiple lines at once. Write more sentences with line breaks.

    Reading Comprehension

    You have to improve your reading comprehension. Read many books and websites. Write many sentences.

    Danish is similar to English. Try to read sentences without translation. Guess the meaning from the context.

    Read Danish Wikipedia.

    Verdens lande - Wikipedia, den frie encyklopædi

    increase your vocabulary. Read and watch news.

    TV 2 NYHEDER: Få overblikket over de seneste nyheder - TV 2

    Read pages about languages. Compare Danish with other languages.

    Verdens sprog sorteret efter antal talere - Wikipedia, den frie encyklopædi

    Writing training improves your reading comprehension. Write many sentences. Write in various genres.


    Danish uses letters of æ, ø, and å. Add a language or a keyboard layout.

    If you learn other languages, use the US International layout. I write Danish, French, Spanish, German and more with the layout.

    Writing Training

    Writing improves your reading skills. Write many sentences. Write with your imagination.


    Imagine the word order and write simple sentences.

    Learn the structure of sentence. It is very similar to English.


    Imagine relationships before writing. Think about their relationship, position, purpose, motives, etc.

    Write diagrams, captions, and descriptions. And then, write sentences.

    Use various images. Write various sentences.


    Learn the relationship between the spelling and the pronunciation. It will help you learn words, inflection, and compound words.

    Learn how to pronounce vowels, consonants, syllables, words, and sentences. They have their own rules.

    Danish has many vowels. Learn them with IPA symbols.

    Use Google Translate. You can listen sounds of words and sentences.


    Learn grammar with simple sentences. Write and speak simple sentences.

    Danish has grammatic gender. Learn nouns with articles.


    Learn Danish words with etymology. Use Wiktionary.

    Danish and English have many words of Germanic origin. Learn origin words, cognate words, and loanwords.

    It is similar to learning compound words. Analyze words into words, stem words, and affixes.

    Other languages

    Danish is very similar to Swedish and Norwegian. You will read these three languages.

    Danish is also similar to German, Dutch and English. German has grammatical case system.

    They have many words of Germanic origin. Etymology is useful for learning multiple languages. Learn the relationship of languages.

    You can type these languages with US International Layout.

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