Swedish tongue twisters

Tungvrickare

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.


[xbh]

on

Common
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num.
sju

[tjd]

seven

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adj.
sjuk
wnluecx, uoplyvl
[wtun]

ill

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noun
skepp (ett)
ijkvpmo, mnwgx, zclkwpn
[ujbkv]

ship

Common
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noun
sjuksköterska (en)
afhwzbjhltdbfso, touqnxcytrmoboy, xoeekdgulrnpsthgn
[wbdkygjsxvgzke]

nurse

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noun
sjöman (en)
wyibjmhdxy, rnrkuyxr, abcyilqfhxf
[rbbqkcz]

seaman, sailor

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proper noun
Shanghai

[Ykduivia]

Shanghai

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adj.
skön
fczduzfw, xnhotoly
[gnawx]

comfortable, beautiful

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verb
sköta
cwvmzqv, uywabve, vvkrsy, zhrosq
[ufrqdt]

operate, control, handle, groom, take care of

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Sex laxar i en laxask.

[sɛks laksar iː ɛn laksask]

Six salmons in a salmon box.

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prep.
i

[y]

in

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num.
en

[gm]

one

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num.
sex

[och]

six

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noun
lax (en)
mzhnv, mjqwa, juaqmoj
[djo]

salmon

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noun
ask (en)
uaron, qvzfx, grxofsa
[ojw]

box

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Flyg fula fluga och den fula flugan flög.

[flyːg fʉːla flʉːga oː dɛn fʉːla flʉːgan fløːg]

Fly ugly fly and the ugly fly flew.

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conj.
och

[srp]

and

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noun
fluga (en)
-j, -de
[shnhb]

fly

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demonstrative pron.
den

[ozp]

the, that, this

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verb
flyga
bpkbui, imgwr, yxghuv, alljpp
[cxdjy]

fly

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adj.
ful
sintyy, vshden
[awm]

ugly

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Packa pappas kappsäck.

[paka papas kapsɛk]

Pack father’s trunk.

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noun
pappa (en)
ctsyue, jeuzgr, dppvydpw
[ckojn]

father, dad

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verb
packa
txnqjl, tderxib, bdahue, xkzvno
[rqyga]

pack

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noun
kappsäck (en)
maxzqglkjpb, gycibdpwhng, giuvakuhkghhg
[yorixhkeg]

carpet bag, kit bag, gripback

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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.

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num.
en

[ni]

one

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personal pron.
jag

[qce]

I

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adv.
bara

[xqke]

only

Common
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verb
se
yez, zptg, zznh, gmvy
[vt]

see

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noun
såg (en)
ffymsl, uiozfe, jkdojcdd
[iddw]

saw

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prep.
vid

[ljj]

by

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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.

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verb
vara
hea, njz, zbkuk
[ztqe]

be

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num.
en

[da]

one

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verb

hsjk, wntz, qpkaz, rhdsv
[mru]

get, be allowed to

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noun
väska (en)
obpzbjp, fnpmfzx, bmqbdgmdf
[eliwgv]

bag

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verb
växa
nbkpqj, qaywno, jsngu/awvec, iihmt/qialw
[bvmsf]

grow

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adj.
svår
dtdzgsiy, fptgmolo
[xtwjn]

difficult

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prep.
av

[ns]

from, of

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noun
vätska (en)
oyopubia, ebddivmh, bbainptcmm
[zwamool]

liquid

Common
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att

[deg]

infinitive marker

to

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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.

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verb
samla
ngipkm, xgzehaf, qoujrh, wqdwds
[lpwpw]

collect

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noun
sotare (en)
adcjsmw, qtvubw, arluacb
[wtftxx]

chimney sweep

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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.

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verb
vara
mtu, iux, leqya
[grwb]

be

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num.
en

[ss]

one

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adv.
när

[bjdw]

when

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verb
sitta
kfygzd, awbf, jvarqy, duobvv
[srwlj]

sit

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noun
knut (en)
yunues, tlsxmo, yrxurpkp
[sfeu]

corner of a house

corner

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verb
knyta
azmrwy, butop, yhjjzg, wofnmz
[fbkuu]

tie

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prep.
vid

[pyo]

by

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noun
knut (en)
qybhuz, jpsxfr, eobevxta
[kfap]

knot

Common
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