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Provisorisk

Our Swedish Academy word of the day, ‘provisorisk,’ describes many of the solutions we see from our governments during the current COVID19 crisis.

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Astrakan

Our Swedish Academy word of the day is tasty treat in the form of the sweet Astrachan apple, or ‘astrakan,’ as it is known in Swedish.

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Ömsa

Our Swedish Academy word of the day is ‘ömsa,’ a verb (att ömsa) that means ‘to shed.’ Today’s word inspired a wee haiku about change.