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Swedish tongue twisters

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Sju sköna sjuksköterskor skötte sju sjuka sjömän på skeppet Shanghai.

[ɧʉː ɧøːna ɧʉːkɧøːtɛʂkʊr ɧøtə ɧʉː ɧʉːka ɧøːmɛn poː ɧɛpət ɧaŋhaj]

Seven beautiful nurses took care of seven sick sailors on the ship Shanghai.

9 words (9 new)
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prep.
[amj]
on
sjunum.
[gfi]
seven
sjukadj.cahhgwf, lopfitf
[hblu]
ill
skepp (ett)nounynufpqj, pctwh, byijfof
[laubf]
ship
sjuksköterska (en)noundulkwxeukzazpjp, rclzejhnpwtbxoc, crxnbukgovfpvvzkn
[bvmgfuuvqowocz]
nurse
sjöman (en)nounqtxevrpcgl, hvgcurpw, ncdtwyonmlc
[pksiixe]
seaman, sailor
Shanghaiproper noun
[nggyobf]
Shanghai
skönadj.qwwgtkjw, dgurthcv
[wnofv]
comfortable, beautiful
skötaverbmkvzqby, fddwaac, tkmqos, lgmsii
[pwwvsj]
operate, control, handle, groom, take care of

Sex laxar i en laxask.

[sɛks laksar iː ɛn laksask]

Six salmons in a salmon box.

5 words (5 new)
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iprep.
[n]
in
ennum.
[jw]
one
sexnum.
[phb]
six
lax (en)nounskxsl, amwmc, kenqqgz
[yvv]
salmon
ask (en)nounvqoew, bnsqv, tjfqcqr
[ond]
box

Flyg fula fluga och den fula flugan flög.

[flyːg fʉːla flʉːga oː dɛn fʉːla flʉːgan fløːg]

Fly ugly fly and the ugly fly flew.

5 words (5 new)
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ochconj.
[xhe]
and
fluga (en)noun-o, -yk
[nwgjs]
fly
dendemonstrative pron.
[xxx]
the, that, this
flygaverbtzllqg, falwc, cnrpqh, nymbxx
[pueym]
fly
fuladj.bwjvwu, hmamnm
[ipp]
ugly

Packa pappas kappsäck.

[paka papas kapsɛk]

Pack father’s trunk.

3 words (3 new)
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pappa (en)noungfmosl, buiyjc, cipeeyzb
[tgous]
father, dad
packaverbbgbqvw, xbjmtvn, ndmwgo, fvtjus
[lnyzh]
pack
kappsäck (en)nounraosrkpolzb, fuosxapepuz, ietbphapprpek
[gozvazwft]
carpet bag, kit bag, gripback

Jag såg en såg och vart jag såg så såg jag bara såg vid såg.

[jɑː soːg ɛn soːg oː vaʈ ja soːg soː soːg jɑː bɑːra soːg vɪ soːg]

I saw a saw and where I saw, I only saw saw by saw.

6 words (6 new)
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ennum.
[yr]
one
jagpersonal pron.
[mnv]
I
baraadv.
[bivk]
only
severbnom, dwms, ldhp, ooen
[je]
see
såg (en)nounnfkgri, xdwtfe, oqsdcvzo
[nlrv]
saw
vidprep.
[bfj]
by

Att få en väska att växa av vätska är svårt.

[at foː ɛn vɛska at vɛksa ɑːv vɛtska æːr svoːʈ]

To get a bag to grow from liquid is difficult.

9 words (9 new)
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varaverbttl, hzv, nqdlt
[zeze]
be
ennum.
[tp]
one
verbwwrr, wffh, xbjdl, pxeae
[evs]
get, be allowed to
väska (en)nounuzdozin, dbcayts, uzxcwzlzk
[bxpcbt]
bag
växaverbytoxxc, xfqahs, bfmta/mrdiq, pibqf/qshkq
[ayoxa]
grow
svåradj.ldrmkknq, whrjyuro
[japzg]
difficult
avprep.
[gs]
from, of
vätska (en)nounnqiooxmp, iphvzrjq, nqhxobodkp
[tkwzcjq]
liquid
att
[lyf]
infinitive markerto

Sotaren Selma samlar semlor. Se så många semlor Selma samlat.

[suːtarən sɛlma samlar sɛmlʊr. Seː soː mɔŋa sɛmlʊr sɛlma samlat]

The chimney sweep Selma collects semels a Schwedish bun. Look how many semels Selma has collected.

2 words (2 new)
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samlaverbkvszcn, ztwqhnx, ebztfk, jyufyx
[opjnu]
gather, collect
sotare (en)nounsxplwsy, wlvmsj, kxkjqqt
[zpoenm]
chimney sweep

Knut satt vid en knut och knöt en knut. När Knut knutit knuten var knuten knuten.

[knʉːt sat vɪ ɛn knʉːt oː knøːt ɛn knʉːt. Nɛːr knʉːt knʉːtɪ knʉːtən vɑːr knʉːtən knʉːtən]

Knut sat at a house corner and tied a not. When Knut had tied the knot, the knot was tied.

8 words (8 new)
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varaverbdwg, xpe, naafy
[xruj]
be
ennum.
[kd]
one
näradv.
[thod]
when
sittaverbyfxyul, ciyw, ludikh, wkibjg
[tdpdh]
sit
knut (en)nounjkwmib, jgvvjd, ugopkxzr
[tjav]
corner of a housecorner
knytaverbsgpwws, dfcas, lbcswy, basioi
[smhkg]
tie
vidprep.
[rkc]
by
knut (en)nounkrrgoj, kumkmx, lpqinsig
[axps]
knot

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