Learn Icelandic #10: Alcohol

In today’s episode we’re going to learn a few alcohol related words and phrases.

The words and phrases covered in the episode:

  • Vínbúðin (The alcohol shop)
  • Bjór (Beer)
  • Rauðvín (Red Wine)
  • Hvítvín (White Wine)
  • Vinsamlegast ekki æla á skóna mína (Please don’t vomit on my shoes)
  • Hvað get ég borðað til að losna við þynnku (What can I eat to help a hangover?)
  • Obbobobb, ég held ég hafi séð álf rétt í þessu (Oh my! I think I just saw an elf)

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5 thoughts on “Learn Icelandic #10: Alcohol”

  1. Wendy says:

    I think I saw an elf, too!

  2. Jasmine says:



  3. Nikki says:

    Your podcasts are informative…and always make me laugh. 😉

  4. john arnison says:

    Really enjoyed your podcast. I have never, in all the place in the world, have I needed to say please don,t vomit on my shoes.
    I would like to know how you say. Its your round!!


  5. Jamie Macdonald says:

    I’ve just bought these shoes!!! damn it.. Will everybody please stop being sick on my shoes!! I just want to chill out and see Reykjavik but it seems it doesn’t matter where I go… people keep vomiting on my feet!!… You Icelanders are nuts!!

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