Sweden

Isn’t language strange?

When it comes to language, my first language is English, my second language is Afrikaans (African Dutch) and my third language is Swedish. This means I can understand spoken Dutch, Flemish, and Norwegian – if spoken slowly. But Danish is… Read More ›

Test Your Swenglish

  There are some mistakes that Swedish-speakers commonly make when writing or speaking English. Look at the following ten sentences and try to fix the Swenglish mistakes. 1. I always have a funny time at parties. 2. When are you… Read More ›

And winter continues…

It was -16°C yesterday with heavy snow, but life went on as normal. Postal deliveries have to be made unless it is below -28°C… …and building work continues as normal even though you can barely see the cranes through the… Read More ›