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Archive for December, 2017

The “mellandagsrea” – end-of-year shopping in Sweden Posted by on Dec 29, 2017

‘Tis the season to be jolly, or ’twas – the Christmas season has now passed. Christmas in Sweden is full of calm – from the First of Advent to the celebration of Saint Lucia on the 13th of December, and on to the Christmas holiday itself. All in the peaceful darkness of the high latitudes…

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Expressions with animals Posted by on Dec 4, 2017

I won’t try to find an equivalent to all these in English language but I think many of these expressions are very close to the Swedish ones. Your homework will be to translate these because the list is long. Here is some help because my colleague already made a post like this earlier with idiomatic…

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