Learn Swedish

How to learn Swedish

How to learn Swedish So you want to learn Swedish. Good. You’ve probably guessed by now that in order to learn Swedish, you don’t just sign up to a class and expect the teacher to do the job for you. The only one who can teach you Swedish is you. Don’t get me wrong; a […]

Swedish Music – a few tips

Swedish music

Swedish Music – a few tips A good way to reinforce your Swedish language learning is to listen to music with Swedish lyrics. Just make sure you find music that you actually like. We list a variety of Swedish artists and bands that you may like. The Swedish music scene doesn’t really differ from that […]

Forget about “En” and “ett”

en and ett

Forget about “en” and “ett” Thanks to an_vision for sharing their work on Unsplash.   One of the biggest challenges for people learning Swedish is how to know whether to use “en” or “ett” (or, for that matter, “den” or “det”). You could loosely compare it to “a” or “an” in English, although in the […]

The art of fika

swedish fika

The art of fika Perhaps it has kept you awake at night as well, that age-old question: “What in the world is fika?” The question is one of life’s greater ones. Understandably so, since the word fika has such enormous power. It can be announced any time in the day, whereupon everyone stops whatever they’re […]