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Swedish is a Northern Germanic language that can be traced back to Old Norse. Northern Germanic languages share a lot of similarities with each other but each has its own peculiarities to learn as well. As you start to speak this language with uTalk you’ll get a real sense for the musicality and rhythm of how it sounds. Enjoy!§

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Sweden

Finland

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Fun facts about Swedish

Your maternal grandfather is your morfar, which means 'mother's father', while your paternal grandfather is your farfar, 'father's father'.§

Swedish only became the official language of Sweden in 2009.

If someone walks like a cat around hot porridge - gå som katten kring het gröt - they avoid the issue.

Swedish uses the letter 'ä', while Danish and Norwegian use 'æ'.

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