Colloquial Danish is a practical course in everyday written and spoken Danish requiring no prior knowledge of the language. It is ideal for anyone seeking to develop a sound command of contemporary Danish whether studying independently or with a teacher. The course is designed to encourage you to learn and practise essential language skills. The twenty lessons introduce you to the core functions you will need to communicate in Danish, such as buying food and discussing subjects like health and politics. The course includes: Situation-based conversations A range of texts Useful and practical vocabulary Clear, concise grammar notes A variety of exercises with answer key A pronunciation guide A grammatical summary An English-Danish and Danish-English glossary An index of grammatical terms The accompanying two cassettes have been recorded by native Danish speakers. These complement and reinforce the material covered in the book and will prove invaluable in helping you develop your pronunciation and listening comprehension skills.