Danish: An Essential Grammar
Routledge – 2000 – 224 pages
Series: Routledge Essential Grammars
Danish: An Essential Grammar is a reference guide to the most important aspects of current Danish as it is used by native speakers. It focuses on those areas of Danish that pose particular problems for the learner but at the same time provides a broad general account of the language.
The Grammar is the ideal source of reference for the learner of Danish in the early and middle stages. It is suitable either for independent study or for students in schools, colleges, universities and adult classes of all types.
* clear, jargon-free explanations
* many tables and diagrams for extra clarity
* detailed contents list
* separate glossary of linguistic and grammatical terms
* detailed index with key Danish and English words.
Titles of related interest published by Routledge:
Colloquial Danish: A Complete Language Course; Danish Dictionary; Danish: A Comprehensive Grammar
Colloquial Nowegian: A Complete Language Course; Norwegian Dictionary; Norwegian: An Essential Grammar
Colloquial Swedish: The Complete Course for Beginners; Swedish Dictionary; Swedish: A Comprehensive Grammar; Swedish: An Essential Grammar
'The volume is characterised by simplicity and practicality; the authors generalise appropriately, retaining the best, and there are many, aspects of a measured atomistic approach - an approach due for revivial.' - Forum for Modern Language Studies
Robin Allan is Senior Lecturer in Danish at University College London. Philip Holmes is Reader in Scandinavian Studies at the University of Hull. Tom Lundskaer-Nielsen is Queen Alexandra Lecturer in Danish at University College London.