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In the Swedish/Danish TV series Bron/Broen (aka "The Bridge"), when Saga (from Sweden) and Martin (from Denmark) are together, what language do they speak? How about other characters? We don't speak either language and watch with English subtitles so we have no way of telling for sure.

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This is intriguing! I'm an avid watcher of "The Bridge"....simply marvellous! A Swedish colleague at Opera North told me Danes & Swedes can understand one another; rather, she said, as Spaniards & Italians can, when speaking their own languages. That's something I can relate to, being fluent in both those languages! In fact, I often come out with Spanish when talking Italian & vice versa. Edward Thornton. –  user7809 Jan 28 at 13:11
    
I was hoping for a comment from someone who has actually watched the show, just to be certain. The existing answer says, "I have no idea about the other characters as I haven't seen anything of the show myself." –  Mark Jan 28 at 14:22

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They both speak their native language. Saga speaks Swedish and Martin Danish.

I have no idea about the other characters as I haven't seen anything of the show myself, except for trailers, but they are most likely speaking their native language. So, whoever you can identify as a Swede would most certainly be speaking Swedish, and all the Danes would most likely be speaking Danish. We Swedes do have a bit of a hard time understanding Danish, though, so don't be surprised if they start speaking English all of a sudden ;)

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People from Skåne have more problems with Swedish than with Danish. –  his Jan 7 at 22:19
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I watched The Bridge after having thoroughly enjoyed The Killing. Now I'm busy watching Season 2 of The Killing... it's just as good as Season 1. I did start to watch the American re-make of The Killing but it was rubbish in comparison to the original. I really enjoy foreign(-language) films, noting the different city backgrounds, clothing, social structures and conventions... and of course the different languages themselves. –  toandfro Jan 8 at 1:48

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