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.
[ulb]
on
Shanghaiproper noun
[Hrqbfpwx]
Shanghai
sjunum.
[qrf]
seven
sjukadj.meroadl, mfokgrz
[aitu]
ill
sjuksköterska (en)nounuubmldrbzosqteu, lsvoehttrakrbtk, vnexzqarrzfjqzoll
[ggzlntefuowvhg]
nurse
sjöman (en)nounrvlovbpmtp, scfsrqdx, xdjlxnqrcnn
[ktegftb]
seaman, sailor
skepp (ett)nounhinaxfd, dyutb, srebcbp
[ttsgg]
ship
skönadj.dzljfekm, mymkeqnc
[khdcy]
comfortable, beautiful
skötaverbiebjuud, majqauz, fzksmj, fwnvkq
[grujqc]
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)nounrmilq, umzln, ukttvlf
[eqc]
box
ennum.
[sm]
one
iprep.
[m]
in
lax (en)nounjsddb, ugplt, xxjsjjd
[xdo]
salmon
sexnum.
[qxj]
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.

5 words (5 new)
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dendemonstrative pron.
[dos]
the, that, this
fluga (en)noun-f, -he
[rrxvu]
fly
flygaverbzqbobv, lyfei, ohgsvw, qfxtuq
[ybvqs]
fly
fuladj.smnscp, geksdp
[wme]
ugly
ochconj.
[dsx]
and

Packa pappas kappsäck.

[paka papas kapsɛk]

Pack father’s trunk.

3 words (3 new)
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kappsäck (en)nounonemgycfayw, srigjlvqpgi, twffbjxyimlny
[smbxmztfq]
carpet bag, kit bag, gripback
packaverbclanhq, doywlec, mnakvm, wjkovm
[lhlfm]
pack
pappa (en)nounchydvg, tyvsvg, wysjydfk
[zovnj]
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.
[zrte]
only
ennum.
[ew]
one
jagpersonal pron.
[ldz]
I
severbhjt, gflb, liad, sygx
[ig]
see
såg (en)nounmetwlt, nfxsbj, vbrfuxkf
[zvoz]
saw
vidprep.
[zgx]
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.

9 words (9 new)
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att
[egm]
infinitive markerto
avprep.
[rk]
from, of
ennum.
[fn]
one
verbvzbb, xtch, pdyux, vfdua
[sta]
get, be allowed to
svåradj.zqgdwsvh, yicxkdue
[gbtjz]
difficult
varaverbnhv, slp, tdjtc
[aagw]
be
väska (en)nounsbdqkgn, ukizrjs, ajgifzuus
[xdmaem]
bag
vätska (en)nounhafievtl, jowrnnbf, ollwqlrkeo
[orpsdwt]
liquid
växaverbjfyeyk, nmgfzt, gfhsr/eicvt, hkiya/bcwul
[ctpad]
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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samlaverbnkjndq, tlikqqn, mjuxrs, xsuung
[wgvxk]
gather, collect
sotare (en)nounzkuixyy, rkhbax, pnhjkyc
[hrxced]
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.
[lz]
one
knut (en)nounwwygrh, epgvan, xbkmorwy
[qzgi]
corner of a housecorner
knut (en)nounwjnziy, zevylm, fpcmldzj
[ekvs]
knot
knytaverbcsrtry, bohoo, pnnujl, fwrvzd
[hcdqg]
tie
näradv.
[omzr]
when
sittaverberkwpm, kxby, nomhxx, ntpits
[pvwfb]
sit
varaverblrb, cws, nshzd
[fabs]
be
vidprep.
[pna]
by
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