All posts in "Swedish vocabulary"

How to Say I Love You in Swedish & Other Romantic Phrases

By SwedishFreak / January 26, 2018

Jump Straight to the Infographic I recently found out that quite a few people want to know how to say I love you in Swedish. Always a useful and beautiful phrase to know. I thought it would be useful if I put together the ultimate blog post for romantic Swedish phrases. Hopefully, you can either […]


Longest Swedish Word

By SwedishFreak / April 7, 2017

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 make a much longer (and […]


Free Swedish Flashcards: Fruit Food

By SwedishFreak / January 18, 2017

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. I promise I will never […]


Sankta Lucia Song

By SwedishFreak / December 9, 2016

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 for me 🙂 Here are […]


Video: Swedish Tongue Twisters

By SwedishFreak / April 25, 2016

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, my mouth hurt just writing […]