Språkkänsla: var eller vart?

One thing that can be a bit confusing with Swedish adverbs, is that they can imply location, direction as well as origin. Most may recognise that there are two words for where – var eller vart – but it can be tricky to remember how to use them. Here is a table where you can … Read moreSpråkkänsla: var eller vart?

The Bridge, Nordicana and Scandimania

I think there is a current obsession about everything Scandi this weekend! Last night saw the finale of series 2 of The Bridge – the Swedish/Danish crime drama set in Malmö and Copenhagen. The series has attracted a considerable amount of praise in media, with many journalists and reviewers comparing it to The Wire and … Read moreThe Bridge, Nordicana and Scandimania

How long does it take to learn Swedish?

One of the most common questions that I get, and rightly so, is how long it takes to learn Swedish. Unfortunately, it is really difficult to say how long it will take for someone to make a certain progress, as there are a number of factors that come in to play. Some of them are … Read moreHow long does it take to learn Swedish?

Interview with a Swedish learner – Michelle

In her 27 years, Michelle has only now ventured into the Eastern Hemisphere. She currently lives in Malmö, Sweden where her company relocated her to develop and train the management and part time staff. She works for Abercrombie & Fitch and is the General Manager at Hollister Co. at Malmo’s premiere shopping centre, Emporia. Michelle’s … Read moreInterview with a Swedish learner – Michelle

5 benefits of learning Swedish via Skype

Are you curious and like to be flexible? Are you interested in learning Swedish? Boy, do I have a service for you! Here are my top five reasons for why learning Swedish via Skype is so great. 1. Location Learning online means you can learn a language even though there are no teachers available locally … Read more5 benefits of learning Swedish via Skype

20% off!

Hej! As a little treat, and to kickstart the new year, I am unveiling a discount offer – ta ta dadaaaa: 10 lessons for £199 (British Pounds) Terms and conditions: –Payment for all 10 in advance – Valid for 14 weeks from the first booked The offer is valid for new students as well as … Read more20% off!

Swedish lessons and prices for 2013

It’s a new year and I have just updated my lesson offers, and even stuck in a discount offer – 20% off! – see below. Here is a guide to what I can offer: Swedish beginner level A1-A2 • Introduction to Swedish for beginners • Start speaking from first lesson • Focus on speaking and … Read moreSwedish lessons and prices for 2013

Redo för ett nytt år!

Hej alla! Gott Nytt 2013! I hope you have all had a nice relaxing time and are ready to get back into your svenskalektioner again? I have just got back from 10 days in Sweden – Stockholm and mainly Dalarna – and I am really excited about getting started again with lessons this year and … Read moreRedo för ett nytt år!