Dating words friends
Sexually-active Swedes are more likely than other Europeans to seek treatment for diseases such as chlamydia and gonorrhea.
The name for Sweden's state-run alcohol store empire.
The 2013 national Youth Risk Behavior Survey found approximately 10% of high school students reported physical victimization and 10% reported sexual victimization from a dating partner in the 12 months* before they were surveyed. All too often these examples suggest that violence in a relationship is normal, but violence is never acceptable.
The findings into the language most likely to help singletons meet a partner on dating sites revealed that 'ambitious', 'perceptive, 'sweet', 'hard working' and 'thoughtful' are the descriptions most likely to attract male attention online.
The word for children in Swedish is 'barn' and the word for stepchildren is one of The Local's favourites in the Swedish language 'bonusbarn', putting a delightfully positive spin on preparing to spend Valentine's Day with little Jonas or Jessica alongside your new lover.
It's good to be aware of the difference between 'kyss' and 'puss' in Swedish.
Several different words are used to describe teen dating violence. Dating violence is widespread with serious long-term and short-term effects. Unhealthy, abusive, or violent relationships can have severe consequences and short- and long-term negative effects on a developing teen.
Once you're pretty sure the person you're drinking coffee and/or sleeping with fancies you, it might be time to check out their living situation.
As well as finding out whether or not they're married ('gift'), consider also investigating if they are a 'mambo' - the word for someone who lives at home with their mother.
Not the most difficult word to translate from English, but worth a mention as Sweden was recently dubbed the STI capital of Europe.
It's difficult to imagine organized Swedes running out of condoms, especially as unlike in North America or other parts of Europe, they more frequently come in packs of 30 rather than 12 (or three in the UK).So when your partner says 'jag orkar inte' in the bedroom, it means they'd rather catch up on sleep.