Beginner’s Icelandic with 2 Audio CDs


Helga Hilmisdóttir & Jacek Kozlowski

Publisher:  Hippocrene Books

ISBN:          9780781811910

Format:      Mixed Media

Pages:         232

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Product Description

Designed for both classroom use and self-study, this is the perfect introduction to learning the Icelandic language. Each of the 14 lessons opens with a dialogue about an everyday topic, followed by vocabulary lists, explanations of grammar, and exercises.


  • review exercises with answer key
  • Icelandic-English and English-Icelandic glossaries
  • two audio CDs of dialogues and vocabulary with correct pronunciation by native speakers


About the author(s)

Helga Hilmisdóttir has a Ph.D. in Scandinavian languages from the University of Helsinki. She has taught Icelandic at universities in Finland and Iceland, and currently teaches at the University of Manitoba.

Jacek Kozlowski has a degree in English Literature from the University of Manitoba and is currently pursuing graduate studies there. A native English speaker, he has learned to speak Icelandic fluently.