God fortsättning

Happy New Year – Gott Nytt År! And God Fortsättning, as we also say. I hope you have all had a wonderful Christmas. I have spent some time away from my computer, planning for 2012.  Have you made any New Year’s resolutions – or Nyårslöften, as we say in Swedish? Perhaps to practice more Swedish? Now may be a good time to set some goals for the rest of the year in terms of your Swedish. Maybe some goals could be:

  • read a book in Swedish
  • listen to at least 1 hour of Swedish radio per week
  • buy a vocabulary book for new words
  • buy some flash cards and learn 10 new words every week
  • buy a ticket/order drinks and food/ask a random person about the time/ask for directions/strike up general conversation in a public place – next time you go to Sweden
  • watch 1 Swedish movie per month (watch twice – first with subtitles and then without)

I have also been thinking about my Nyårslöften. I won’t tell you all of them, but I can promise that there will be more podcasts and more media this year (maybe even Youtube clips!) to look forward to – so stay tuned!

Me thinking about the goals for 2012, for Swedish Made Easy
Me coming up with a great idea
Me writing down my great idea

2 thoughts on “God fortsättning

    • Jag har många favoriter!! Filmer: Tillsammans, Fucking Åmål, alla filmer baserade på Astrid Lindgrens böcker (inklusive Ronja Rövardotter och Bröderna Lejonhjärta), G – som i gemenskap, Pensionat Oskar, Jönssonligan-filmerna, Änglagård, Sista dansen, Black Jack, Fyra nyanser av brunt, Grabben i graven bredvid, Masjävlar, Män som hatar kvinnor, Låt den rätte komma in, Ondskan, Populärmusik från Vittula, Tjenare kungen, Beck-filmerna, Wallander-filmerna, filmer av Ingmar Bergman. TV-serier: Glappet, Skärgårdsdoktorn, Den goda viljan, Dårfinkar och Dönickar, Ebba och Didrik, Handbok för handlösa, Solsidan, Nilecity… 🙂

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