If you live outside one of the major cities we operate in, or your just prefer to learn Icelandic with a teacher online, then we’ll help you find one. You can have your lessons on Skype, Google Hangouts or any platform that suits you.
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Since Icelandic, or íslenska, has remained in relative isolation and due to its conservative nature, Icelandic speakers have few problems when reading texts in Old Norse, dating back to around the 10th century.
In 2004, the well-known savant and polyglot, Daniel Tammet, learned conversational Icelandic in a week, appearing on a local TV show to demonstrate his speaking skills.
Despite having been spoken in Iceland for centuries, Icelandic became the official language only in 2011.
The Icelandic language gained sudden worldwide publicity in 2010 with the eruption of the volcano Eyjafjallajökull. The impossible-looking name brought the language quite a lot of attention.
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