Template:User da

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da This user is a native speaker of Danish
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This {{User da}} template can be used to display a contributor's Danish language skill and level of ability on their user page. For userboxes for different languages see Category:Language Userboxes or use the {{Userbox-lang}}.


The template has one unnamed parameter and one named parameter.

Unnamed parameters

  1. The (optional) unnamed parameter is a number to indicate the level of ability in this language. If this parameter is omitted the wording for native speaker will be displayed.
    • 0 = limited or no ability
    • 1 = basic
    • 2 = intermediate
    • 3 = advanced
    • 4 = near-native
    • 5 = professional

Named parameters

This (optional) parameter can be used to define a skill other than speaking, for example reading or writing. If omitted the default is speaking.


Using different ability levels

Using English as an example the following shows the range of abilities that can be choosen.

Ability You type You get
Native ability

{{User da}}

da This user is a native speaker of Danish
Professional ability

{{User da|5}}

da-5 This user is a professional speaker of Danish
Near-native ability

{{User da|4}}

da-4 This user is a near-native speaker of Danish
Advanced ability

{{User da|3}}

da-3 This user is an advanced speaker of Danish
Intermediate ability

{{User da|2}}

da-2 This user is an intermediate speaker of Danish
Basic ability

{{User da|1}}

da-1 This user is a basic speaker of Danish
Limited ability

{{User da|0}}

da-0 This user does not understand Danish (or understands it with considerable difficulty).

Using different skills

Situation You type You get
Intermediate reader speaker

{{User da|2|skill=reader}}

da-2 This user is an intermediate reader of Danish
Professional reader and writer

{{User da|5|skill=reader and writer}}

da-5 This user is a professional reader and writer of Danish
Basic reader, writer and speaker

{{User da|1|skill=reader, writer and speaker}}

da-1 This user is a basic reader, writer and speaker of Danish