Brikken wrote:I'm afraid it's not that easy. Many Danes do not understand spoken Swedish at all, and vice versa.
Halfdan wrote:I'm sure it's just a matter of immersion. If a Swede were to immerse themself in the Danish language, comprehension would inevitably improve.
One of the problems I notice is that Scandinavians are watching/listening to way more English than other North Germanic languages (in comparison to past generations), so the mutual intelligibility is declining. At least that's my flawless theory.
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