10 words English borrowed from Swedish (and what they really mean)
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10 words English borrowed from Swedish (and what they really mean)

From a cruel method of punishment to a "pedal bike with engine and pedals", English has borrowed its fair share of terms from Swedish over the years.

‘Shit happens’, not-so-lagom Swede laughs when told he could go to prison

‘Shit happens’, not-so-lagom Swede laughs when told he could go to prison

The power of cooperation: the secret to Swedish success?
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The power of cooperation: the secret to Swedish success?

Why is Sweden’s ‘lagom’ leadership taking the world by storm?
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Why is Sweden’s ‘lagom’ leadership taking the world by storm?

‘Stop! This is what lagom truly means’

‘Stop! This is what lagom truly means’

Eight things in Sweden that aren’t so ‘lagom’

Eight things in Sweden that aren’t so ‘lagom’

Ten things I wish someone had told me before I moved to Sweden

Ten things I wish someone had told me before I moved to Sweden

‘Swedish equality culture is killing career growth’

‘Swedish equality culture is killing career growth’