Prøve i Dansk 3: the oral exam

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WP_000209Update (14 March 2017): The dates for the oral exam in Aalborg in 2017 are some time between 12 and 23 June, following the 16 May written exam, and 4-15 December, following the 14 November written exam. 

So it’s over. Prøve i Dansk 3, aka PD3. With the end of the oral exam, about three hours ago, I say good-bye and thank you to Aalborg Sprogcenter. I have learned a lot of Danish, met a lot of interesting people, and made some good friends. As I said during the exam as part of my emne (‘dansk eller engelsk – fremtiden for det danske sprog’), Denmark is the only country I know of that ‘gifts’ language lessons to the immigrants/expats/foreigners/non-Danes (whatever we call ourselves) who choose to live here. In that we are very fortunate, whatever we might think of the importance of being able to communicate in Danish on a daily basis. But before I ‘complete’ the section of my blog on Danish language learning, here are some thoughts about the oral exam portion of PD3…

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