Swedish for hello - hej

“Hej” (Swedish for “Hello”/”Hey”) And Other Swedish Greeting Phrases

Hej is the probably the first word you hear when you come to Sweden. The stewardess, the cashier at the gas station or the receptionist will most likely greet you with a very friendly and slightly … Read more

Popular Swedish Swear Words

Popular Swedish Swear Words and How to Pronounce Them

Swedes usually don’t show when they are angry. At least not as much as people from other countries – like for example Italy, Germany or the USA. But when a certain level of anger is reached even … Read more

Typically Swedish

What is typically Swedish? During the last couple of years, I have been collecting several “things” that I consider typically Swedish. These things can be actual products or behaviors of Swedish people that you encounter … Read more