These are ten of the words that have most stuck with me, and show up in my daily thoughts, even now that I’m back in Brooklyn.
The Norwegian version of “love.” Why use four letters when you can use nine letters and an “æ”?
I took up learning Norwegian not so much out of necessity as out of admiration.
I loved my new faraway home, and wanted to learn how to talk about it in its own words.
The country shares a long eastern border with Sweden (1,619 km or 1,006 mi long).