Danish Sounds

Danish Sounds

 

the system of sounds between the Scandinavian Peninsula and Jutland, including the Lille Belt, Store Belt, Øresund, Kattegat, and Skagerrak. The narrowest distances across the sounds are (respectively) 0.5 km, 3.7 km, 10.5 km, 60 km, and 110 km. The Danish sounds are the basic sea routes between the ports of the Baltic Sea and other world ports.

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Because of the discrepancy between the Danish writing system and Danish sounds, IPA transcriptions are helpful for both native and non-native speakers.
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