Olympic-level swearing: Why do Danes drop the F-bomb so often?
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Olympic-level swearing: Why do Danes drop the F-bomb so often?

"Fuck, det er så fedt, meaning literally, "Fuck, it's so cool", was the first reaction of Danish sailor Anne-Marie Rindom when she took Denmark's first Olympic gold at Tokyo. We asked Rasmus Nielsen, a socio-linguist from the University of Southern Denmark, what's going on with Denmark and the F-bomb.

Is it really impossible for foreigners in Denmark to become friends with Danes?
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Is it really impossible for foreigners in Denmark to become friends with Danes?

Is life in Denmark impossible without a personal registration number?
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Is life in Denmark impossible without a personal registration number?

Why do Danes use separate duvets for sleeping?
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Why do Danes use separate duvets for sleeping?

What do future citizens of Denmark think ‘Danish values’ are?
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What do future citizens of Denmark think ‘Danish values’ are?

Witches and rain: Denmark’s Sankt Hans Aften explained
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Witches and rain: Denmark’s Sankt Hans Aften explained

Why do international students choose to stay in Denmark after graduation?
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Why do international students choose to stay in Denmark after graduation?

Tell us: What has the Covid-19 crisis taught you about Denmark?
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Tell us: What has the Covid-19 crisis taught you about Denmark?

Five ways to make a good impression at a Danish home
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Five ways to make a good impression at a Danish home

The best ways to save money in Denmark
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The best ways to save money in Denmark

Why do foreigners leave Denmark when they want to stay?
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Why do foreigners leave Denmark when they want to stay?

How many Danish citizenship test questions can you answer correctly?
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How many Danish citizenship test questions can you answer correctly?

‘Swimming pools are always so packed’: What you think of Copenhagen’s sports facilities
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‘Swimming pools are always so packed’: What you think of Copenhagen’s sports facilities

Have your say: How do you rate the public sports facilities in Copenhagen?
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Have your say: How do you rate the public sports facilities in Copenhagen?

Copenhagen offered major investment in public sports facilities
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Copenhagen offered major investment in public sports facilities

EXPLAINED: What’s the difference between getting Danish citizenship and becoming a permanent resident?
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EXPLAINED: What’s the difference between getting Danish citizenship and becoming a permanent resident?

Why do Swedes and Danes insist on pretending they speak the same language?

Why do Swedes and Danes insist on pretending they speak the same language?

Denmark expects twice as many people over 80 years old in 2050
Denmark

Denmark expects twice as many people over 80 years old in 2050

Danish customers face VAT charges on all non-EU purchases
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Danish customers face VAT charges on all non-EU purchases

How short-term residents in Denmark can access Covid-19 vaccination
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How short-term residents in Denmark can access Covid-19 vaccination

Store Bededag: Why does Denmark have annual ‘Prayer Day’ holiday?
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Store Bededag: Why does Denmark have annual ‘Prayer Day’ holiday?

OPINION: Denmark’s new citizenship requirements are discriminatory and racist
Denmark

OPINION: Denmark’s new citizenship requirements are discriminatory and racist

Denmark announces new tightening of citizenship rules

Denmark announces new tightening of citizenship rules

‘My mother risks going to jail’: Why is Denmark sending refugees back to Syria?

‘My mother risks going to jail’: Why is Denmark sending refugees back to Syria?

Deposits, complaints and registration: Five key things to know about renting in Denmark
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Deposits, complaints and registration: Five key things to know about renting in Denmark

Denmark imprisons international student at migrant facility after visa overstay
Denmark

Denmark imprisons international student at migrant facility after visa overstay

Danish politicians could reject more citizenship applications under new proposal
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Danish politicians could reject more citizenship applications under new proposal

Citizenship: Foreigners in Denmark could face interviews to test ‘Danish values’
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Citizenship: Foreigners in Denmark could face interviews to test ‘Danish values’

Eight things in Denmark that are actually quite cheap
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Eight things in Denmark that are actually quite cheap

How the dizzying cost of family reunification keeps Danes and foreign partners apart
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How the dizzying cost of family reunification keeps Danes and foreign partners apart

OPINION: Denmark must treat international students equally over residency
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OPINION: Denmark must treat international students equally over residency

How Denmark’s New Year’s Eve traditions will be different in 2020
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How Denmark’s New Year’s Eve traditions will be different in 2020

Brexit: What Brits in Denmark need to do before and after December 31st
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Brexit: What Brits in Denmark need to do before and after December 31st

How did the Danish language end up with its crazy numbers?
Denmark

How did the Danish language end up with its crazy numbers?

The hurdles you have to overcome to gain Danish citizenship
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The hurdles you have to overcome to gain Danish citizenship

Emma, Oscar, Saga and Konrad: Denmark’s 50 most popular baby names for girls and boys
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Emma, Oscar, Saga and Konrad: Denmark’s 50 most popular baby names for girls and boys

What you need to know about sick leave in Denmark
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What you need to know about sick leave in Denmark

Five Danish social norms that might be new to newcomers
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Five Danish social norms that might be new to newcomers

Could Denmark’s personal registration number be linked to Facebook accounts?
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Could Denmark’s personal registration number be linked to Facebook accounts?

How three years in Denmark gave me a lifetime of memories
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How three years in Denmark gave me a lifetime of memories

Ten ways to save money in Copenhagen
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Ten ways to save money in Copenhagen

What does gaining Danish citizenship mean to dual nationals?
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What does gaining Danish citizenship mean to dual nationals?

Why do foreigners in Denmark want to become Danish?
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Why do foreigners in Denmark want to become Danish?

My Danish habits that foreigners find strange
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My Danish habits that foreigners find strange

Part-time pay for corona-hit companies: here’s how Denmark’s new wage scheme works
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Part-time pay for corona-hit companies: here’s how Denmark’s new wage scheme works

Ten things you didn’t know about the Oresund Bridge

Ten things you didn’t know about the Oresund Bridge

Foreign PhD students in Denmark risk losing residency if they take sick leave
Denmark

Foreign PhD students in Denmark risk losing residency if they take sick leave

MAP: These 15 Danish municipalities are set to increase taxes
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MAP: These 15 Danish municipalities are set to increase taxes