Norwegian: good impression, presentation

Discussion in 'Nordic Languages' started by eric489, Sep 17, 2013.

  1. eric489 Senior Member

    Hi everyone,

    Just racking my brains searching for an adequate way of saying someone having a good presentation. Meaning a person who makes a very good impression upon first sight because he/she looks good and by the way he/she expresses him/herself.

    I've found so far : godt utseende and presentasjon which most likely denotes a presentation in the sense of framvisning...

    Here's a test sentence to translate with context.
    -> This candidate makes a very good impression.

    Thanks in advance :)
  2. myšlenka Senior Member

    førsteinntrykk might be the word you are looking for :)

    Kandidaten gjør et godt førsteinntrykk.
  3. bicontinental Senior Member

    English (US), Danish, bilingual
    You could probably say something like,

    Kandidaten gjør/gjorde et godt inntrykk (he makes/made a good impression)
    Kandidaten gjør/gjorde et godt førsteinntrykk (he makes/made a good first impression)
    Last edited: Sep 17, 2013

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