swederland ain’t there

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regularly in my english coaching experience there is confusion between the names of the countries sweden and switzerland, frequently by creating a nation that exists only in english class, swederland.

ABSOLUT AZUL 2absolutvodka
absolut is NOT from the country of swederland

sweden has produced the vodka brand absolut and rock bands the knife 

and the hives

youtube celebrity pewdiepie and football superstar zlatan ibrahimovic, who played his last game for the swedish national team this week at euro2016, are swedes (people from sweden).

pewdiepie

pewdiepie
zlatan ibrahimovic
zlatan ibrahimovic

 

 

 

 

 

the nationality for sweden is swedish; for example, smorgasbord is a famous example of swedish cuisine.

the switzerland national football team had some memorable moments at euro2016, including this spectacular goal by xherdan shaquiri earlier today vs poland.

unfortunately for switzerland, they lost the match in penalties and were eliminated from the tournament.

federer
switzerland’s roger federer  (epa)

tennis legend roger federer and global brand nestlé are from switzerland too.

nestle swederland

mega brand nestlé calls switzerland home (NOT swederland)

the nationality for switzerland is swiss. it is important in brand names such as the swiss army knife and k-swiss.

swiss-army-knife
this tool, known as a swiss army knife, is produced by two swiss companies.
k-swiss-classic_
k-swiss, a footwear brand, was founded by two swiss immigrants in los angeles in the 1960s.

 

 

 

 

 

 

swiss is also well recognized in the expression swiss bank account, which was in the news last week due to (because of) a political scandal in brazil that appears to include interim (temporary) president michel temer. bbc.com reported

Brazil Attorney General: Tourism minister ‘had Swiss bank account

what other icons, images or information do u associate with sweden and switzerland? share your thoughts under leave a reply


 

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