User:Donnanz

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en-uk This user is a native speaker of British English.
da-1 Denne bruger har et grundlæggende kendskab til dansk.
de-1 Dieser Benutzer hat grundlegende Deutschkenntnisse.
nl-1 Deze gebruiker heeft elementaire kennis van het Nederlands.
nb-2 Denne brukeren har ganske god kjennskap til bokmål.
nn-1 Denne brukaren har litt kjennskap til nynorsk.
sv-1 Denna användare har grundläggande kunskaper i svenska.
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I tend to specialise in English, British English in particular, as well as Norwegian translations, and occasionally Danish and Swedish.

I am a firm believer in the British -ise spellings. These are used as far afield as New Zealand, where I was born, brought up and educated. As a result I have used them all my life. Moreover, one hardly ever sees the -ize spellings being used in Britain, where I live now.

A useful reference:

This is a useful reference for checking between Bokmål and Nynorsk words and spellings: [1]. Lexin also has audio for both Bokmål and Nynorsk words, which is really handy.

Milestones: Number of pages created:
35,001 (as of 14 September 2016)
40,001 (11 April 2017)
44,001 (8 December 2017)


A wee bit of nonsense:
"Does my bum look big in this?" She is in her birthday suit.

Q: What is an escapea? A: A pea that escapes from the dinner plate.

Don't bother going around a roundabout, just go straight across it. A scene from Oslo