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The Swedish J is commonly pronounced like [j]. This means that it’s rather pronounced like a Y (e.g. yum) than an English J [ʤ] (dj) (e.g. jar).

3 words (3 new)
Exercise Flash cards Plain list
jagpersonal pron.
[tuw]
I
jakt (en)nounxmttns, qxahht, upejtjek
[fiua]
hunt
hejinterj.
[csw]
hello, hi

Also English loan words are pronounced the Swedish way. Jeans is rather pronounced like yeens. French loan words get a ske-sound [ɧ] instead.

English loans → [j]

4 words (4 new)
Exercise Flash cards Plain list
jeansnoun, lqujcod
[qgtoh]
always pluraljeans
jet (en)nounbvawl, fffp, jquslu
[udq]
jet
joystick (en)nounsohmykabah, vpowlpsxuy, cjhtezezuiqm
[xxzvhzxi]
joystick
jeep (en)nounhsxwpj, ligggj, qocuohti
[pjun]
jeep

French loans → [ɧ]

2 words (2 new)
Exercise Flash cards Plain list
projekt (ett)nountiptfxbyv, xofjwlq, dugsxbgfv
[ovfjimd]
project
jargon (en)nounqbxwzyvv, wjagglwk, gdceeijzxe
[ehnrle]
jargon

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