How to use demonstrative pronouns in Swedish

How to use demonstrative pronouns in Swedish

You want to learn how to use demonstrative pronouns in Swedish? You've come to the right place! Scroll down and see the short Swedish lessons complete with useful examples. This house, that house... we make learning Swedish demonstrative pronouns easy for you.

Swedish demonstrative pronouns : this

Demonstrative pronouns are used with nouns to make them more specific. The English demonstrative pronoun 'this' is 'den här' or 'det här' in Swedish. The word 'den här' is used with masculine words and feminine words. The word 'det här' is used with neuter words.


den här mannen
this man
den här personen
this person
den här pojken
this boy
den här stolen
this chair
den här byggnaden
this building
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Step 6 : Swedish demonstrative pronouns

Demonstrative pronouns are used to refer to specific objects and their locations. In English, this would be the words this and these to refer to objects which are near and that and those to refer to objects which are further away. Using the nouns bok, stol and dörr (book, chair, door) which you learned in Step 3, learn to use the demonstrative pronouns with each of these nouns (this book, that chair, these doors). You can scroll to the top of this page to see a short lesson about Swedish demonstrative pronouns including useful examples. After you've learned to use the Swedish demonstrative pronouns with the nouns bok, stol and dörr and the plural nouns böcker, stolar and dörrar you can move on to Step 7 (Swedish adjectives).

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