A brief list of useful Swedish travel phrases
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These translations indicate how to say the word phonetically.

yes = YA
no = NEY
hello = HEY
goodbye = HEY DA
please = VAN-LIG-EN
thank you = TACK SA MYC-KET
it is nice to meet you = TREV-LIGT ATT TRF-FA DIG
take me to my hotel = TA MIG TILL HO-TEL-LET
where is the bathroom = VAR FINNS TO-A-LET-TEN
how much does this cost = HUR MYC-KET KOS-TAR DET
help = HYALP
doctor = DOK-TOR
police = PO-LIS
pharmacy = A-PO-TEK
taxi = TAK-SI
train = TAG
subway = TUN-NEL-BA-NA
bus = BUSS
street = GA-TA
left = VAN-STER
right = HO-GER
middle = MIT-TEM-MEL-LAN
under = UN-DER
beef = KOTT
chicken = KYCK-LING
lamb = LAMM
fish = FISK
pork = FLASK
veal = KALV
ham = SKIN-KA
broil = GRIL-LAD
bake = BA-KAD
boil = KOKT
fry = STEKT
vegetable = GRON-SA-KER
salad = SAL-LAD
bread = BROD
cheese = OST
rice = RIS
potato = PO-TA-TIS
soup = SOP-PA
chocolate = CHOK-LAD
dessert = EF-TER-RAT
coffee = KAF-FE
tea = TAY
milk = MJOLK
beer = OL
purified water = MI-NER-AL-VAT-TEN

Last revision:  March 24, 2003
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