Danish Prepositions

If you're trying to learn Danish Prepositions which is also called Dansk, check our courses about time and place prepositions and and demonstrative pronouns... to help you with your Danish grammar. Try to concentrate on the lesson and notice the pattern that occurs each time the word changes its place. Also don't forget to check the rest of our other lessons listed on Learn Danish. Enjoy the rest of the lesson!


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Danish Prepositions

Learning the Danish Prepositions is very important because its structure is used in every day conversation. The more you master it the more you get closer to mastering the Danish language. But first we need to know what the role of Prepositions is in the structure of the grammar in Danish.

Danish prepositions link nouns, pronouns and phrases to other words in a sentence. The word or phrase that the preposition introduces is called the object of the preposition. Here are some examples:

English PrepositionsDanish Prepositions
PrepositionsPræpositioner
inside the houseinde i huset
outside the caruden for bilen
with memed mig
without himuden ham
under the tableunder bordet
after tomorrowefter i morgen
before sunsetfør solnedgang
but I'm busymen jeg har travlt

Notice the structure of the Prepositions in Danish.

List of Prepositions in Danish

Below is a list of the Time place and demonstrative pronouns in Danish placed in a table. Memorizing this table will help you add very useful and important words to your Danish vocabulary.

English PrepositionsDanish Prepositions
aboutom
aboveovenfor
acrosstværs
afterefter
againstmod
amongblandt
aroundomkring
assom
at
beforefør
behindbag
belownedenfor
beneathunder
besideved siden af
betweenmellem
beyondud
butmen
byaf
despitetrods
downned
duringi løbet af
exceptundtagen
forfor
fromfra
ini
insideinde
intoi
nearnær
nextnæste
ofaf
onom
oppositemodsatte
outud
outsideuden
overover
perper
plusplus
roundrunde
sincesiden
thanend
throughgennem
tilltill
totil
towardmod
underunder
unlikei modsætning til
untilindtil
upop
viavia
withmed
withininden
withoutuden
two wordsto ord
according toi henhold til
because ofpå grund af
close totæt på
due topå grund af
except forundtagen
far fromlangt fra
inside ofindersiden af
instead ofi stedet for
near totæt på
next toved siden af
outside ofuden for
prior tofør
three wordstre ord
as far asfor så vidt angår
as well assamt
in addition toi tillæg til
in front offoran
in spite ofpå trods af
on behalf ofpå vegne af
on top ofpå toppen af
demonstrativesdemonstrative præpositioner
thisdenne
thatat
thesedisse
thosedisse

Time place and demonstrative pronouns have a very important role in Danish. Once you're done with the Dansk Prepositions, you might want to check the rest of our Danish lessons here: Learn Danish. Don't forget to bookmark this page.


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