Norwegian Jobs

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

Doctor: lege
Policeman: politimann
Teacher: lærer
Businessman: forretningsmann
Student: student
Singer: sanger
Engineer: ingeniør
Artist: artist
Actor: skuespiller
Actress: skuespillerinne
Nurse: sykepleier
Translator: oversetter

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 ser etter jobb
I'm an artist: jeg er en artist
He is a policeman: han er politi
She is a singer: hun er sanger
I'm a new employee: jeg er nyansatt
I have a long experience: jeg har lang erfaring

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