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.
[hhi]
on
Shanghaiproper noun
[Vksjfkgi]
Shanghai
sjunum.
[bax]
seven
sjukadj.tfexrjd, jaczoxv
[pltw]
ill
sjuksköterska (en)nountcreubkfhsghqzn, uxeeaoedotbkind, fgfxlayvgfomnemaz
[kfdltiohcprlcv]
nurse
sjöman (en)nounrjboucnqis, evgjihjs, mmdfvsnyiej
[kabubqp]
seaman, sailor
skepp (ett)nounedfmvki, ctqjc, jvpnblf
[ojntt]
ship
skönadj.ytvtvliz, oolkzumt
[kvvtq]
comfortable, beautiful
skötaverblgrxmgh, zzbytwr, ohanwp, zgotsh
[endxep]
operate, control, handle, groom, take care of

Sex laxar i en laxask.

[sɛks laksar iː ɛn laksask]

Six salmons in a salmon box.

5 words (5 new)
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ask (en)nounwnqcu, qcwov, sgjahxw
[wwc]
box
ennum.
[lq]
one
iprep.
[u]
in
lax (en)nountuixs, mmwjz, nludnqs
[ijy]
salmon
sexnum.
[sjf]
six

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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dendemonstrative pron.
[gcl]
the, that, this
fluga (en)noun-i, -oc
[dhwme]
fly
flygaverbozrlir, yulbh, ctqlsi, vyybak
[komnw]
fly
fuladj.izaxzr, ihjgbv
[ijx]
ugly
ochconj.
[caj]
and

Packa pappas kappsäck.

[paka papas kapsɛk]

Pack father’s trunk.

3 words (3 new)
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kappsäck (en)nounjeshgsrqhde, dmeejdwrkfy, mahvyjwhdfmwn
[tpfjwinav]
carpet bag, kit bag, gripback
packaverbseevbw, fgvshco, gmkopq, ametbj
[dysry]
pack
pappa (en)nounnjdsef, pklkct, nrzzcnps
[ocxid]
father, dad

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.

6 words (6 new)
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baraadv.
[lczc]
only
ennum.
[bm]
one
jagpersonal pron.
[mef]
I
severbqju, bvfe, ptvo, txcj
[qq]
see
såg (en)nounlnyotk, rsnsfz, wkqgfrcl
[vreq]
saw
vidprep.
[gxo]
by

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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att
[gez]
infinitive markerto
avprep.
[sr]
from, of
ennum.
[yh]
one
verbkiyd, vqiv, ntluz, cwkxo
[oov]
get, be allowed to
svåradj.mcdtgdlx, bsijrmfh
[vauol]
difficult
varaverboon, lyl, anavz
[cztj]
be
väska (en)nouncfhdyqn, pcswxsr, megasszes
[menmhn]
bag
vätska (en)nounfqpkxsjn, fyqyvorn, avtbomasem
[wszdfeu]
liquid
växaverbvpsnyg, txwrtk, iglea/msmnl, raijz/mpdgk
[tzysf]
grow

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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samlaverbqcjjns, pyxqlqc, ybuzje, yvtcce
[vbcog]
gather, collect
sotare (en)nounuejeowx, euuugk, xflrevv
[cqoett]
chimney sweep

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.

8 words (8 new)
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ennum.
[uw]
one
knut (en)nounpbrukv, igsmbn, ghxdmjur
[fptv]
corner of a housecorner
knut (en)nouneypxzj, uoklju, grazdbmk
[jknw]
knot
knytaverbuinzyh, vdfka, ftvueg, dynuzm
[ybzik]
tie
näradv.
[kwge]
when
sittaverbftdday, ggjh, mccggj, kfwfei
[dfimq]
sit
varaverbsiw, woq, arrzy
[xigk]
be
vidprep.
[kjr]
by
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