"Han er glad."

Translation:He is happy.

August 26, 2014

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/rdacker

Could we also say "glad" instead of "happy"? As a native English speaker, this is how I am going to remember it.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/runem

Correct. Please report it when you find it :)

Danish "glad" covers both English "glad" and "happy".


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/JepJep92

Though, as a native English speaker as well, I would understand a difference between glad and happy. Glad is being pleased at a result of something (sort of). If someone asks you "how are you" you wouldn't reply "i am glad".


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Sadowski

Should be possible, it means the same. If you get an error for it, report it.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/dougie1111

phonetically how is glad pronounced? Is sounds like Glow but I dont know if that the voice duo uses or not.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Xneb
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    Here is the pronunciation by native speakers. The sound at the end of the word is a "soft D", which is like the "th" sound in "the" in English, but with the tongue behind the bottom teeth.

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