Once you’ve got familiar with the verbs grammar table, you need to learn how to use this table in a right way. You need to use it for 5 minutes every day for 14 days. When studying foreign languages, the main thing is to learn to speak automatically, without thinking about grammar. Do you think about grammar when speaking your native language?
In order to understand 75% of the conversation in another language, you need to learn 50-60 most popular verbs (see Topp 1000 Svenska ord).
We now begin to publish the grammar tables that are being used by professional linguists to learn the language in a short time. Tables help you to master any language in 20 lessons!
1. The verb. Use the correct form of the verb as described in in the grammar table. For example: Jag pratade (svenska) igår. Jag pratar. Jag ska prata. Pratade du igår? Pratar du (svenska)? Ska du prata? Jag pratadeinte igår. Jag pratarinte. Jag skainte prata.
What is “fika”? Fika is a very important concept in Swedish culture. Simply saying, it means “to have coffee”, often accompanied with cookies, pie or pastries. It is not just about taking another cup of coffee or tea. It is about slowing down, taking a true break, time to enjoy a moment, socialize with colleagues and friends. At work, usually the entire department or team takes the fika break at the same time and enjoy the break together.
Watch the video to learn essential words for fika – in a singular and plural forms. The Swedish word “flera” means “many” in English.
Once you learned how everyday use products called in Swedish, it is time to go shopping to buy some food and groceries! In this video, you will watch the groceries shopping situation and listen to the typical dialogues. Read the text in Swedish below (with English translation).
Watch and listen the video introducing to the subject of family. Read the words below. Talking about family members in Swedish is a bit more complicated then in English, as it differs if grandma is from father or mother side.