s Thoughts from the Physics Chick: Learning Swedish, part 6

Saturday, September 29, 2007

Learning Swedish, part 6

My favorite Swedish cognates of the week:

växer - to grow (cognate with English wax)
ber / bad / bett - to ask (cognate with English bid / bad / bade)
pratar - to talk (cognate with English prattle)


At October 02, 2007 7:20 PM, Blogger Stornessa said...

I always liked slippa-to get out of, to avoid.

Vi slapp äta hos familjen Karlsson, tack och lov!


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