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I Love the spirit of #DanishDesign - What's the Meaning of the Danish Word Hygge? (Think Warm + Cozy)

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18 Brilliant Nordic Words We Desperately Need In English

Arbejdsglæde is a Danish word meaning literally “work gladness/joy.” There are apparently similar words in the other Scandinavian languages, and also in Dutch (arbeidsvreugde) and German (Arbeitszufriedenheit).

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28 Beautiful Words The English Language Should Steal

HYGGE - (n) an absence of anything annoying, taking pleasure from the presence of gentle or soothing things. Like & Repin. Noelito Flow. Noel Panda http://www.instagram.com/noelitoflow

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18 Brilliant Nordic Words We Desperately Need In English

18 Brilliant Nordic Words We Desperately Need In English, especially appropriate considering now is the BBC's Northern Lights project 🙂

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Master Danish with Learn Danish - Word Power 101. This audiobook is a completely new way to learn Danish vocabulary fast - and for free! Start speaking Danish in minutes with the powerful learning methods you will master in this book. The vocabulary words you'll find in Learn Danish - Word Power 101 were hand selected by our Danish language teachers as the top 101 most frequently used words in the Danish language.

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Winter Doldrums Got You Down? Have Some 'Hygge'

pronunciation | "hU-ge (hU is pronounced with the U sound, closer to hyoo than hoo; ge is short, closer to g than geh)

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Hygge - very popular Danish word, generally involves candles, blankets and good friends!

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