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Best Apps Learning Swedish 2017
Swedish language

Looking to learn Swedish on your iPhone? There are tons of apps out there, but which ones are worth your time and energy? I’ve gone a little crazy and downloaded every app that was targeted for adults on the iTunes Store that was free.  (Sorry guys, I love you, but

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longest Swedish word by Alexander Skarsgård
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Ok, ok, well, technically, the longest Swedish word is Realisationsvinstbeskattning (28 letters), which means “capital gain taxation” and is usually shortened to Reavinstskatt.  This is according the Svenska Akademiens ordlista, which is technically correct.  This is the longest word in Swedish. Technically. How boring! Non technically, Swedish grammar allows us to combine words to

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Swedish-Fruit-Flash-Cards
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I know there are tons of great apps now for learning Swedish, however sometimes I just want to step away from technology for a second and hold something paper in my hands. To get your basic set of Swedish flash cards for fruit food, just fill out the form below.

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Sankta lucia Song
Sankta LuciaSwedish HolidaysSwedish languageSwedish vocabulary

I am surprised after all these years I haven’t found the whole Sankta Luica song, nor found the time to translate it! Well, TG for YouTube.  Easy enough to search for one, and I found this great channel that not only has the song, but includes the lyrics in Swedish! Enough

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swedish tongue twisters
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I love it when I find an awesome Swedish video.  Of course, GoSwedish is pretty awesome, so it is hard to go wrong. I love this Swedish tongue twisters video she does. Here are the tongue twisters she goes over: Sju sjösjuka sjömän sköttes av sju sköna sjuksköterskor. Holy wow,

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This article is from 2015.  Please see the updated version of Best Apps for Learning Swedish 2017! If you have a smart phone or tablet, you are lucky, because Swedish will always be at your fingertips. I’ve gathered a list of websites where you can learn Swedish for free. Today,

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Life in SwedenPiece of SwedenSwedish language

Allt för Sverige finished its 4th season last year. Practice your Swedish, learn about Swedish culture and heritage, and watch Americans in Sweden finding out about their past. You can now watch the whole season for free on YouTube! Enjoy this Allt för Sverige Season 4 playlist 🙂

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klittra
Swedish language

Sweden is all about equality for men and women. Which is why they have decided to invent a word for female masturbation: klittra. Throughout history, women’s sexuality has been repressed. It is normal to talk about men masturbating, but female masturbation (or klittra) is taboo. Part of that is not

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swedish-fish-market
Swedish language

So for the last few weeks I’ve been focusing on the Swedish language. First I complained about how hard Swedish is, then I mentioned some tips on overcoming the difficulties of Swedish. While overcoming the difficulties is key, there are other tips that can help you improve your Swedish learning.

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