Mar 31, 2012
[ långa ]
Lång means long, tall and can be used for height, distance or time.
Mar 30, 2012
[ korta ]
Kort means short and can be used for height, distance or time.
Mar 29, 2012
[ lunchen, luncher, luncherna ]
Swedes have taken lunch from the English.
Mar 28, 2012
[ roliga ]
Swedish for fun. If someone asks, Har du roligt? it means are you havingfun.
Mar 27, 2012
[ festen, fester, festerna ]
Fest means party. It is popular to start a weekend night with a förfest, a warm-up party where you have a few drinks with your friends before going out on the town.
Mar 26, 2012
[ slut ]
Slut means finished, gone. You might go to a café and find all your favorite cinnamon buns are sold out for the day with a sign above it that says, Slut, meaning sold out.
Mar 25, 2012
Nolltolerans means zero tolerance in English. For example, Swedish authorities have nolltolerans for driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs.