Swedish Class

Frida from ABBA sings with Swedish group, Ratata back in the late 1980s. Note the difference between the Swedish and English version video clips where one of the blokes in the band is absent for much of the Swedish language version of the clip.

Swedish class was quite good fun tonight, especially as this week’s homework is a challenge right up my alley: I need to conduct an interview in Swedish with a Swedish person in Sydney. I’m going to interview a colleague about her life in Australia, her Australian-Swedishness etc. Overall, it’s a challenge I’m looking forward to, and much more fun than inserting an adverb! And of course the other bit of regular homework I do is listen to Swedish pop songs. Well, I consider it homework. And I’m reasonably sure it’s […]

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