Danish Jobs

This is a list of jobs in Danish. This will help you describe what you do for a living. It is especially useful when introducing yourself.

Doctor: læge
Policeman: politimand
Teacher: lærer
Businessman: forretningsmand
Student: studerende, elev
Singer: sanger
Engineer: ingeniør
Artist: kunstner
Actor: skuespiller
Actress: skuespillerinde
Nurse: sygeplejerske
Translator: oversætter

These examples will help you answer the question "What do you do?" or "What do you do for a living?". Note how the personal pronouns are used with the nouns in this sentence.

I'm looking for a job: Jeg leder efter et arbejde
I'm an artist: Jeg er kunstner
He is a policeman: Han er politimand
She is a singer: Hun er sanger / sangerinde
I'm a new employee: Jeg er nyansat
I have a long experience: Jeg har lang erfaring

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