We are very excited to be able to tell you that we have been creating a new course on Swedish writing for you guys that is open for enrolment! The ‘Secrets of Swedish Writing’ course is a course for those of you who want to improve your written Swedish, led by Daniel Lind. In case … Read moreNew course: Secrets of Swedish Writing
The skills of tactful writing are essential for achieving career and business goals. Apart from the workplace, writing is essential in many other areas as well; communicating with friends and family, as well as with organisations and people who provide a service (everything from dentists, teachers and tax offices to libraries and gyms). But are … Read moreWriting skills: neglected in language courses?
Would you like to start (or re-start) studying Swedish, but don’t know where to start? Are you wondering what the best way is to learn Swedish? Do you feel overwhelmed with all the different websites, books, apps, courses and online resources? If this is you, then read on. In this blog post, we’ll discuss the different ways of learning Swedish and the resources you may want to consider, so you can choose what works best for you. Also download our free Resource Checklist to get yourself organised and set yourself up for a great year of Swedish language learning.
The Swedish Time Expressions Pro course is now open for enrollment, and you can sign up right here! This is a brand new Swedish Made Easy course that will help you gain confidence when using time expressions and time prepositions. As far as I’m aware, it’s the first ever online course about Swedish time expressions. … Read moreSwedish Time Expressions Pro course now open
Hej! I am very excited to finally be able to tell you what I have been working hard at for the past month. I have been creating a new course for you guys that will be opening very soon! If you have read my emails the previous week, you have probably noticed that I am on a … Read moreNew online course coming up!
In this blog post, I wanted to talk a little bit more in detail about what prepositions and time expressions actually are. This follows on from the last text about why prepositions are so difficult to learn (if you haven’t read it, you can find it here). Prepositions are a word category You probably know this … Read moreWhat are prepositions and time expressions?
Should I use ‘i’ or ‘på’ with days of the week? Am I sitting ‘i’ or ‘på’ the sofa? If you have ever asked yourself these types of questions, you are like most other Swedish learners. 🙂 When asking students what they struggle most with in terms of their Swedish, almost everyone says the same … Read moreWhy are prepositions so hard to learn?
Happy Valborg! Valborg is the name of the 30th of April in Sweden. In Sweden, this is celebrated by lighting bonfires (majbrasor) all around the country in the evening, and people gather to watch the bonfires. Some places have fireworks (fyrverkerier). Once the bonfire is lit, it is traditional for a men’s choir (manskör) to … Read moreIt’s Valborg today!
One thing that many learners find difficult is to set up realistic language learning goals. When we ask what our students’ goals are, many learners say things like “get better at Swedish”, “become fluent in Swedish”, or “being able to speak Swedish”. While these goals are understandable, they are problematic. Learn how to set realistic, smart language goals and download our free Goal Setter.
During March, we’ll be running a short video series on Youtube about language learning. The series contains of short personal stories about some of the aspects of learning a language. The first video will be out on Youtube this Friday on our channel swedishmadeeasy, and we will post a new video every Friday throughout March.