Swedish

Why working abroad?

Why working abroad?

Are you ready for a change after working for your company for many years? Want to expose yourself to a completely new experience? Want to travel and earn money at the same time? Why not apply for a job abroad? Having gained skills in your profession over the years, use them abroad and gain new skills, language skills!

Read more »
The Best Book Set In… Sweden, sort of!

The Best Book Set In… Sweden, sort of!

Whilst we have many things to thank Sweden for, including the likes of ABBA and Ikea, the nation has also brought us many literary greats such as Pippi Longstocking and The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo. One set of familiar characters that may be lesser known for being Swedish-born are The Moomins.

Read more »
Happy Waffle Day!

Happy Waffle Day!

This week was a great Swedish holiday, Waffle Day! Apparently the day is really called Vårfrudagen, which loosely translated means “Our Lady of Spring”.

Read more »
7 Tips for learning a new language

7 Tips for learning a new language

Learning a new language can be daunting, especially if you are starting from scratch like I was. A lot of people haven’t done this since school and it wasn’t always enjoyable either. Rosetta Stone is different though. Here’s are my 7 tips for learning a new language and how to make the most of using Rosetta Stone.

Read more »
Product Review: Rosetta Stone Swedish

Product Review: Rosetta Stone Swedish

When I started I was a total beginner I pretty much knew ‘hello’ and ‘thanks’. That was about it. I haven’t used any other software for the computer, just iPhone apps and podcasts. Rosetta Stone is by far my favourite way to learn though.

Read more »