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|Norwegian letter(s)||English sound|
|d||silent at end of word; and in -ld, -nd, -rd|
|h||silent before consonants, such as in hv-|
|j, gj, hj||yuh, as in yes|
|kj, tj||sh, but softer and more palatalized (as in German)|
|ki, ky, kei, køy||sh, but softer and more palatalized (as in German)|
|ski, sky, skei, skøy||sh|
|gi, gy, gei, gøy||yuh|
|g + other vowels||guh|
|sk + other vowels||sk|
|-egn, -egl, -øgn||g is silent|
|ng||nasalized, as in singer and not finger|
|æ||ah as in cat|
|ø||ay, but with lips rounded|
|å||aw as in saw|
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