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INTRODUCTION
Brandon: Hi everyone, I’m Brandon.
Engla: And I’m Engla!
Brandon: And welcome to Culture Class - Essential Swedish Vocabulary, Lesson 4! In this lesson you'll learn 5 essential words related to food and drink. We’ve handpicked five popular Swedish homecooked meals. You can find a complete list of vocabulary at SwedishPod101.com
FIVE KEY VOCABULARY ITEMS
Brandon: Engla, what’s our first word?
Engla: Blåbärspaj
Brandon: Blueberry pie
Engla: (slow) Blåbärspaj (regular) Blåbärspaj
Brandon: Listeners, please repeat...
Engla: Blåbärspaj
[pause - 5 sec.]
Brandon:
Blueberry pie is made in the summer by putting the blueberries at the bottom of a baking pan and pouring in a mix of flour, sugar and butter. It's cooked in the oven and often served with a vanilla sauce.
Brandon: Now let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Engla: (normal) Många plockar bären till sin blåbärspaj själv.
Brandon: Many people pick the berries for their blueberry pie by themselves.
Engla: (slow) Många plockar bären till sin blåbärspaj själv.
Brandon: Okay, what’s the next word?
Engla: Flygande Jakob
Brandon: Flying Jacob
Engla: (slow) Flygande Jakob (regular) Flygande Jakob
Brandon: Listeners, please repeat...
Engla: Flygande Jakob
[pause - 5 sec.]
Brandon:
This is a casserole that is made with chicken, whipped cream, chili sauce, bananas, roasted peanuts, and bacon.
Brandon: Now let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Engla: (normal) Flygande Jakob är en söt maträtt.
Brandon: Flying Jacob is a sweet dish.
Engla: (slow) Flygande Jakob är en söt maträtt.
Brandon: Okay, what’s the next word?
Engla: Pyttipanna
Brandon: Small piece in a pan
Engla: (slow) Pyttipanna (regular) Pyttipanna
Brandon: Listeners, please repeat...
Engla: Pyttipanna
[pause - 5 sec.]
Brandon:
This dish is usually made with diced potatoes, diced onions, and chopped meat or sausage, which are then pan fried. It's often served with a fried egg. It's also usually made from left-overs.
Brandon: Now let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Engla: (normal) Pyttipanna kan man göra på vad man vill.
Brandon: Small piece in a pan can be made from whatever you want.
Engla: (slow) Pyttipanna kan man göra på vad man vill.
Brandon: Okay, what’s our next word?
Engla: Pannkakor
Brandon: Pancakes
Engla: (slow) Pannkakor (regular) Pannkakor
Brandon: Listeners, please repeat...
Engla: Pannkakor
[pause - 5 sec.]
Brandon:
Swedish pancakes are very thin and are made by putting jam, sugar, or cream on the pancakes and then rolling them into rolls.
Brandon: Now let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Engla: (normal) Barn brukar ha med sig pannkakor på skolutflykter.
Brandon: Children usually bring pancakes with them on school trips.
Engla: (slow) Barn brukar ha med sig pannkakor på skolutflykter.
Brandon: Okay, what’s the last word?
Engla: Korvstroganoff
Brandon: Sausage stroganoff
Engla: (slow) Korvstroganoff (regular) Korvstroganoff
Brandon: Listeners, please repeat...
Engla: Korvstroganoff
[pause - 5 sec.]
Brandon:
Sausage stroganoff is a variation of beef stroganoff, but in Sweden they use a special sausage from Falun to make this dish.
Brandon: Now let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Engla: (normal) Man brukar äta ris till korvstroganoff.
Brandon: You usually eat rice with sausage stroganoff.
Engla: (slow) Man brukar äta ris till korvstroganoff.
QUIZ
Brandon: Okay listeners, are you ready to be quizzed on the words you just learned? Engla will give you the Swedish – please say the English meaning out loud! Are you ready?
Engla: Blåbärspaj
[pause]Brandon: Blueberry pie
Engla: Flygande Jakob
[pause]Brandon: Flying Jacob
Engla: Pyttipanna
[pause]Brandon: Small piece in a pan
Engla: Pannkakor
[pause]Brandon: Pancakes
Engla: Korvstroganoff
[pause]Brandon: Sausage stroganoff

Outro

Brandon: There you have it – five popular homecooked meals in Sweden! We have more vocab lists available at SwedishPod101.com, so be sure to check them out. Thanks everyone, see you next time!
Engla: Hej då.

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Monday at 6:30 pm
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Which meal do you know how to cook better?

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Wednesday at 11:48 pm
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Hej Adolf,

Jag är också dålig på att laga mat. (I'm bad at cooking too.) :stuck_out_tongue_winking_eye:


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Tuesday at 11:15 pm
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Hej SwedishPod101.com,


Jag vet inte hur laga bättre:sweat_smile:


Men jag kan äta allt i fem:laughing: