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.

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prep.


[poː]

on

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num.
sju

[ɧʉː]

seven

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adj.
sjuk
sjukare, sjukast
[ɧʉːk]

ill

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noun
skepp (ett)
skeppet, skepp, skeppen
[ɧɛp]

ship

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noun
sjuksköterska (en)
sjuksköterskan, sjuksköterskor, sjuksköterskorna
[ɧʉːkɧøːtɛʂka]

nurse

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noun
sjöman (en)
sjömannen, sjömän, sjömännen
[''ɧøːman]

seaman, sailor

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proper noun
Shanghai

[ɧaŋ'haj] [ɕaŋ'haj]

Shanghai

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adj.
skön
skönare, skönast
[ɧøːn]

comfortable, beautiful

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verb
sköta
sköter, skötte, skött, skött
[''ɧøːta]

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

[iː]

in

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num.
en

[ɛn]

one

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num.
sex

[sɛks]

six

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noun
lax (en)
laxen, laxar, laxarna
[laks]

salmon

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noun
ask (en)
asken, askar, askarna
[ask]

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

[ɔk]

and

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noun
fluga (en)
-n, -or
[''flʉːga]

fly

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demonstrative pron.
den

[dɛn]

the, that, this

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verb
flyga
flyger, flög, flugit, flugen
[flyːga]

fly

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adj.
ful
fulare, fulast
[fʉːl]

ugly

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Packa pappas kappsäck.

[paka papas kapsɛk]

Pack father’s trunk.

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noun
pappa (en)
pappan, pappor, papporna
[''papa]

father, dad

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verb
packa
packar, packade, packat, packad
[''paka]

pack

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noun
kappsäck (en)
kappsäcken, kappsäckar, kappsäckarna
[''kapsɛk]

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

[ɛn]

one

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personal pron.
jag

[jɑː(g)] [ja]

I

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adv.
bara

[bɑːra]

only

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verb
se
ser, såg, sett, sedd
[seː]

see

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noun
såg (en)
sågen, sågar, sågarna
[soːg]

saw

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prep.
vid

[viː(d)] [vɪ]

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
är, var, varit
[''vɑːra]

be

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num.
en

[ɛn]

one

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verb

får, fick, fått, fådd
[foː]

get, be allowed to

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noun
väska (en)
väskan, väskor, väskorna
[''vɛska]

bag

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verb
växa
växer, växte, växt/vuxit, växt/vuxen
[''vɛksa]

grow

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adj.
svår
svårare, svårast
[svoːr]

difficult

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prep.
av

[ɑːv]

from, of

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noun
vätska (en)
vätskan, vätskor, vätskorna
[''vɛtska]

liquid

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att

[at]

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
samlar, samlade, samlat, samlad
[''samla]

collect

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noun
sotare (en)
sotaren, sotare, sotarna
[suːtarə]

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
är, var, varit
[''vɑːra]

be

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num.
en

[ɛn]

one

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adv.
när

[næːr]

when

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verb
sitta
sitter, satt, suttit, sutten
[''sɪta]

sit

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noun
knut (en)
knuten, knutar, knutarna
[knʉːt]

corner of a house

corner

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verb
knyta
knyter, knöt, knutit, knuten
[''knyːta]

tie

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prep.
vid

[viː(d)] [vɪ]

by

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noun
knut (en)
knuten, knutar, knutarna
[knʉːt]

knot

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