Swedish Nouns

Welcome to the third Swedish lesson about nouns. This time we will first learn about fruits and vegetables, followed by grammar rules, then food items, finally a conversation in Swedish to help you practice your daily phrases.

potatoes
potatoes Audio
potatisar
tomatoes
tomatoes Audio
tomater
onions
onions Audio
lökar
carrots
carrots Audio
morötter
fruits
fruits Audio
frukter
apples
apples Audio
äpplen
bananas
bananas Audio
bananer
oranges
oranges Audio
apelsiner

Nouns Grammar Rules

In general nouns refer to a person, an object, or abstract ideas. For example: a fast runner the noun is [runner] because it refers to a person. The examples below use nouns in different ways and places to demonstrate how they behave in a sentence.

Grammar + Rules
Swedish
do you have milk?
[verb + noun]
har du mjölk? Audio
I have milk and coffee
[preposition + noun]
jag har mjölk och kaffe Audio
he has three apples
[number + plural noun]
han har tre äpplen Audio
she only has one apple
[number + singular noun]
hon har bara ett äpple Audio
we live in a small house
[adjective + noun]
vi bor i ett litet hus Audio
I like our breakfast
[pronoun + noun]
jag gillar vår frukost Audio

The following are nouns of food items that you might be interested in learning and memorizing.

bread
bread Audio
bröd
milk
milk Audio
mjölk
butter
butter Audio
smör
cheese
cheese Audio
ost
coffee
coffee Audio
kaffe
sandwich
sandwich Audio
smörgås
meat
meat Audio
kött
chicken
chicken Audio
kyckling
fish
fish Audio
fisk
breakfast
breakfast Audio
frukost
lunch
lunch Audio
lunch
dinner
dinner Audio
middag

Conversation in Swedish

Now we finally reach the fun part, the practice of the daily conversations. These phrases are used to get to know new people, and break the ice.

English
Swedish
Do you speak (English/ Swedish)?
talar du (engelska/svenska)? Audio
Just a little
bara lite Audio
I like Swedish
jag tycker om svenska Audio
Can I practice with you?
kan jag öva med dig? Audio
How old are you?
hur gammal är du? Audio
I'm thirty three years old
jag är trettiotre år Audio
It was nice talking to you
det var trevligt att prata med dig! Audio

I hope you enjoyed this lesson about the nouns in Swedish. If you have any question about this lesson please contact me here. Now check the next lesson below.

Swedish Adjectives   Swedish Adjectives

Swedish Plural   Swedish Plural



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