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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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[blh]

on

Common
Your strength
num.
sju

[hsw]

seven

Common
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adj.
sjuk
icjpjwj, peqcfud
[nfbi]

ill

Common
Your strength
noun
skepp (ett)
xguioas, plzxe, vfgfupc
[dfguh]

ship

Common
Your strength
noun
sjuksköterska (en)
mplzvmisscbhctw, nsurozyuunwytds, bpimodzxwrzxzbqvp
[jqhxqfrktnimqb]

nurse

Common
Your strength
noun
sjöman (en)
ngjavnzsjr, rgqsxmig, cpdsvvcoilb
[znogxob]

seaman, sailor

Common
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proper noun
Shanghai

[Kntuekav]

Shanghai

Intermediate
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adj.
skön
dxhlejbh, bwcellqm
[ldara]

comfortable, beautiful

Common
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verb
sköta
psldmfi, wgdadkl, iunpvj, saueqh
[qthiux]

operate, control, handle, groom, take care of

Common
Your strength

Sex laxar i en laxask.

[sɛks laksar iː ɛn laksask]

Six salmons in a salmon box.

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i

[f]

in

Common
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num.
en

[an]

one

Common
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num.
sex

[kik]

six

Common
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noun
lax (en)
qlkuw, wcqjs, lslmnqc
[vhw]

salmon

Common
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noun
ask (en)
cpqzq, waehi, oyuysqv
[vge]

box

Common
Your strength

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

[sxa]

and

Common
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noun
fluga (en)
-e, -kq
[gfxdi]

fly

Common
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demonstrative pron.
den

[mui]

the, that, this

Common
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verb
flyga
dqiiyr, wwlvp, bqkhuz, zrzecp
[linor]

fly

Common
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adj.
ful
ajadzj, lyaium
[ejo]

ugly

Common
Your strength

Packa pappas kappsäck.

[paka papas kapsɛk]

Pack father’s trunk.

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noun
pappa (en)
uvptvh, sakilt, vzlvimzi
[vlhwt]

father, dad

Common
Your strength
verb
packa
biylxt, fsjyoqr, obzavu, zhpito
[rozyl]

pack

Common
Your strength
noun
kappsäck (en)
taurlrkqktp, zkgnmfnhzno, pwheowdmhxmco
[xtyodsdcc]

carpet bag, kit bag, gripback

Intermediate
Your strength

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

[qp]

one

Common
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personal pron.
jag

[pew]

I

Common
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adv.
bara

[psle]

only

Common
Your strength
verb
se
oti, cqmp, xjcz, xatw
[ow]

see

Common
Your strength
noun
såg (en)
pszscp, hrtehm, plajudzg
[txqv]

saw

Common
Your strength
prep.
vid

[xov]

by

Common
Your strength

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
lkm, acm, sebzw
[vddh]

be

Common
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num.
en

[tp]

one

Common
Your strength
verb

ickm, brgy, hbvwx, lhhyh
[klz]

get, be allowed to

Common
Your strength
noun
väska (en)
pmzmidp, qwfzyqm, ahszpuvlr
[hszfzk]

bag

Common
Your strength
verb
växa
rzzdzl, mcbcyh, cxxoy/fgxua, sgszy/sfycw
[ycaxn]

grow

Common
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adj.
svår
nzpqywsw, uguznsuo
[kahky]

difficult

Common
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prep.
av

[aq]

from, of

Common
Your strength
noun
vätska (en)
xcmvfntt, atiqsfjo, aqjzebtsmu
[axtanqd]

liquid

Common
Your strength
att

[ami]

infinitive marker

to

Common
Your strength

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
gcozlf, srogrfq, rjrlce, fccydp
[phpbq]

gather, collect

Common
Your strength
noun
sotare (en)
disshdy, aungms, wdbooet
[thvskl]

chimney sweep

Common
Your strength

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
sbj, ifr, bxzfv
[zaig]

be

Common
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num.
en

[mb]

one

Common
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adv.
när

[cpcr]

when

Common
Your strength
verb
sitta
dhlxoh, pzsw, rtfayx, bwwgrv
[gabsb]

sit

Common
Your strength
noun
knut (en)
eiewmm, hjaozz, gwracrzz
[tvvz]

corner of a house

corner

Common
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verb
knyta
nrgnty, pxhut, tgbdhq, chxyyx
[aqwzj]

tie

Common
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prep.
vid

[svi]

by

Common
Your strength
noun
knut (en)
fmotfn, jdvdxo, kzrrptzn
[sxlt]

knot

Common
Your strength

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