Poles, poles, polls

Well then….. A Pole is someone who comes from Poland. In English, Polack is an offensive term. Polevaulting is a sport where the person competing uses a long flexible pole to aid them in getting over a horizontal bar. Poledancing used to… Read More ›

Words that remain in Swedish

Most common is that the following words remain in Swedish when used in English. Riksdagen Riksbanken krona kronor An example would be The Swedish Riksdag voted today in favour of abolishing the congestion charge of 65SEK, imposed on motorists when entering or leaving… Read More ›