I am greatly amused that "appelsin" looks/sounds like apple but is an "orange."
the root of appelsin is "apple of china/from China"
It's interesting how it sounds almost exactly the same in Russian.
Yeah. It was confusing for the first time
Is there a difference in the pronunciation of the first syllable of frokost and the word frukt?
there is more "u" in frukt...try listening to the sound files at
http://lexin.udir.no/ -> Bokmålsordbok->enter search word ->søk->click speaker icon next to word you want to hear
Is it the only fruit?
and a color