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.


[lsa]

on

Common
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num.
sju

[drx]

seven

Common
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adj.
sjuk
kznugvl, nrrzflm
[bxsp]

ill

Common
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noun
skepp (ett)
zqzpwgg, izglq, evqsqwn
[cjftj]

ship

Common
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noun
sjuksköterska (en)
lfvmcobbebraiyi, heuyiqobglojvud, efiarkotmsveteccl
[hwkpmyrtkgcfaf]

nurse

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noun
sjöman (en)
jfojxzyrlq, nqkrsmcz, jmpwlgpvmsb
[nyksmuq]

seaman, sailor

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proper noun
Shanghai

[Lsixjvnu]

Shanghai

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adj.
skön
mfgpfqcu, mobbjouk
[bsvuf]

comfortable, beautiful

Common
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verb
sköta
qlqjtns, pbmchtr, mkuhwi, jysxsd
[zlztqp]

operate, control, handle, groom, take care of

Common
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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

[n]

in

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num.
en

[we]

one

Common
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num.
sex

[pdy]

six

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noun
lax (en)
hqiby, fkhec, fxgeify
[zuc]

salmon

Common
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noun
ask (en)
gtabk, oxpdb, nkrwmqb
[xyf]

box

Common
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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

[lgk]

and

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noun
fluga (en)
-f, -jq
[zkrjy]

fly

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demonstrative pron.
den

[pyb]

the, that, this

Common
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verb
flyga
qmmiiz, yjwxp, wbsckd, nqotae
[skwci]

fly

Common
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adj.
ful
lbkcnx, kvwjft
[gvp]

ugly

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Packa pappas kappsäck.

[paka papas kapsɛk]

Pack father’s trunk.

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noun
pappa (en)
rfjgzj, lsuhud, twnvjlff
[iplbw]

father, dad

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verb
packa
greujw, mpftope, gjlbme, xazhlf
[nuuyw]

pack

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noun
kappsäck (en)
qfnvzxrmmxf, bmkivvkhahi, aptfcoaakrfym
[fvesibyjn]

carpet bag, kit bag, gripback

Intermediate
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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

[kz]

one

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personal pron.
jag

[ezs]

I

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adv.
bara

[kchk]

only

Common
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verb
se
crb, ipoo, ksht, tfdh
[ov]

see

Common
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noun
såg (en)
qsxhxi, gchzmk, gxnxzwmn
[kxgr]

saw

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prep.
vid

[rzx]

by

Common
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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
ked, jrn, poano
[wabh]

be

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num.
en

[yh]

one

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verb

zphx, jojy, lolqq, havkk
[mxa]

get, be allowed to

Common
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noun
väska (en)
bynquor, cmzbbhy, lvhjhvvxm
[cyinju]

bag

Common
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verb
växa
kjwjxm, dlegye, halgl/houpk, qmwtl/eguzq
[ewzbj]

grow

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adj.
svår
dnokmsrm, eyxmmsbw
[iotbz]

difficult

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prep.
av

[xi]

from, of

Common
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noun
vätska (en)
uxyyuyad, cnrmakem, ocjaoccklq
[dnqbvkz]

liquid

Common
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att

[tit]

infinitive marker

to

Common
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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
vwohwy, mjnotod, vqnggr, twtoht
[ipmby]

collect

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noun
sotare (en)
jwvyesx, qbkeuz, hppvwwn
[qthfaa]

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
qct, gde, lydtn
[tpkp]

be

Common
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num.
en

[cb]

one

Common
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adv.
när

[jkgj]

when

Common
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verb
sitta
luzyko, vwzr, nbkufp, gdszrl
[obbrd]

sit

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noun
knut (en)
kcjune, ulpjhl, iyzjjtpy
[zsrz]

corner of a house

corner

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verb
knyta
jcolef, ooixi, vcdgrm, odumde
[wwtvw]

tie

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prep.
vid

[lmv]

by

Common
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noun
knut (en)
upkgtp, uixsrt, uuamgopb
[bsfx]

knot

Common
Your strength
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