Tagged: language

#91 Ville Volvo Vovve

Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#91 Ville Volvo Vovve
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We talk to Emma, one of the creators of the new book from The Local, “Villa Volvo Vovve” and learn the real meanings of phrases that even Swedes don’t know!

#81 The Laundry Episode

Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#81 The Laundry Episode
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Today we have a great conversation with Sibo, from Zimbabwe, about how some days you think you’re moving to Australia...

#77 Cash, Card or Gold?

Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#77 Cash, Card or Gold?
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We talk to Tamara, who just arrived 4 months ago. She’s lived in Bosnia, Libya, UK and Dubai! How does...

#53 Can Sweets be Too Sweet?

Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#53 Can Sweets be Too Sweet?
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Katia and Camilla, both from Brazil, discuss dessert sweetness, fashion and question whether there really is a place called Snake...

#38 Cinnamon Buns the Size of Your Head

Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#38 Cinnamon Buns the Size of Your Head
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Today we chat with Nicole, from Massachusetts, about the terror of grocery shopping in another language, tricks for not having...

#25 Sometimes All You Need is a Kebab Pizza!

Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#25 Sometimes All You Need is a Kebab Pizza!
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Today we chat with a couple of Italians, mainly about food of course, but also about language and some great...

#24 Learning Swedish Through Cartoons and Soap Operas

Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#24 Learning Swedish Through Cartoons and Soap Operas
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Leonel, from Argentina and one-half of the popular FB page ”Learn Swedish in a FUN way!” gives us the lowdown...

#16 When Stairs Become Slides

Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#16 When Stairs Become Slides
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This week I talk to Ola, from Poland, about dubbing shows in other languages, the difference in Polish names and...

#15 Sweden’s Biggest Cultural Export is Pop

Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#15 Sweden's Biggest Cultural Export is Pop
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Akash, from India, moved to Sweden expecting a heavy metal mecca. This was not quite the case. But he’s developed...

#6 Lucia Day has Major Health and Safety Issues

Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#6 Lucia Day has Major Health and Safety Issues
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Rachel, from the UK, discusses her hatred of saffron buns and Lucia, why you can’t name your kid Lucifer here,...