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ALEX: Hos mormor og morfar

Hos mormor og morfar At grandma’s and grandpa’s
Alex og mamma kjører til mormor og morfar. Mamma stopper foran huset. Alex and mom drive to grandma and grandpa. Mom stops outside the house.
Alex løper opp trappa. Der står mormor og venter på ham. Hun løfter Alex og gir ham en klem. Alex runs up the stairs. There is grandma waiting for him. She picks him up and give him a hug.
Mormor: Hei, Alex. Så koselig å se deg her! Kom inn! Grandma: Hi, Alex! How lovely to see you here! Come in!
Alex: Hei, mormor. Er morfar hjemme? Alex: Hi, grandma! Is grandpa at home?
Mm: Ja, men nå er han på butikken. Han skal kjøpe is og brus til deg. Du liker is, ikke sant? Gm: Yes, but he’s at the shop right now. He’s buying ice cream and soda for you. You like ice cream, don’t you?
Alex smiler. Så tar han av skoene og løper inn i stua. Alex smiles. Then he takes his shoes off and run into the living room.
Mm: Så hyggelig å ha dere her i Fjordvik. Nå tar det bare ti minutter å kjøre til oss. Å reise fra Paris tar en dag. Gm: How nice to have you here in Fjordvik. It just takes ten minutes to drive to us now. Travelling from Paris takes a day.
Mamma: Ja, nå kan vi besøke dere hver dag. Mom: Yes, now we can visit you every day.
Mm: Der kommer morfar. Kom, nå går vi inn og spiser is. Gm: There comes grandpa. Come, now we go in and eat ice cream.

Ice cream

De sitter rundt salongbordet i stua og drikker kaffe og spiser is. They sit around the coffee table in the living room drinking coffee and eating ice cream.
Morfar: Liker du Fjordvik, Alex? Grandpa: Do you like Fjordvik, Alex?
A: Ja, men jeg har ingen venner her. A: Yes, but I don’t have any friends here.
Mf: Men nå skal du begynne i barnehagen. Gp: But you will go to the kindergarten now.
A: Ja, det blir gøy! Kom, morfar! Skal vi spille fotball? A: Yes, It will be fun! Come, grandpa! Shall we play football?

Playing football

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