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First video of the new Swedish Words Series! Thousands of words with native pronunciation.
This video shows exactly 2007 common nouns in its indefinite form, with its corresponding "utrum" (en) or "neutrum" (ett) indefinite article.
Voice over by Maria Kihlstedt (Gotland, Sweden).
► SWEDISH NOUNS INFO
Nouns have two grammatical genders: "utrum" (common) and "neutrum" (neuter), which determine their definite forms as well as the form of any adjectives used to describe them. Noun gender is largely arbitrary and must be memorized; however, around three quarters of all Swedish nouns are common gender. Living beings are often common nouns, like in "en katt" (cat), "en häst" (horse), "en fluga" (fly), etc.
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Audio used: "Base Audio Libre de Mots Suédois" from Project Shtooka (http://shtooka.net), used under "Creative Commons BY" license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0).