IKEA teaches the world Swedish

Finally IKEA takes its corporate responsibility seriously, and will prevent its global customer base from bastardizing their Swedish vocabulary:

http://www.fastcocreate.com/1683074/ikea-in-swedish-is-here-to-tell-you-exactly-how-to-pronounce-isfjorden?utm_source=twitter

Here in Asia, the stores often put the umlaut on the wrong letters (!), for instance making Poäng into Päong. Guess it’s all the same to a non-Swedish speaker.

Last night, I celebrated my birthday by eating Swedish pizza! In Kuala Lumpur of all places. See Tumblr:

http://anemophilous.tumblr.com/post/51690861607/swedish-pizzeria-in-kuala-lumpur-unbeatable

 

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