Elin Asklöv - Babbel Magazine

Elin Asklöv
Elin Asklöv is a Swede living in Berlin, working at Babbel since 2014. She has a passion for Italian food, Danish cinema and German subordinate clauses and how to decipher them. Currently topping her bucket list is "see the Northern Lights" and "swim in a sea of puppies."
Articles by Elin
Learning With Music: Babbel’s Swedish Playlist

Learning With Music: Babbel’s Swedish Playlist

Whistle while you work on learning a new language with our beginner Swedish playlist!
The Complete Guide To Traveling In Sweden This Summer

The Complete Guide To Traveling In Sweden This Summer

From Stockholm to Gothenburg, Malmö, the mountains, the countryside and the many islands — we’ll show you Sweden’s true gems and give you some tips for your trip.
Swedish ‘Hen’ Is Here To Stay: The Success Of A Made-Up Gender-Neutral Pronoun

Swedish ‘Hen’ Is Here To Stay: The Success Of A Made-Up Gender-Neutral Pronoun

For a long time in Swedish, you had to choose between the masculine ‘han’ and feminine ‘hon’ pronouns. The Swedish ‘hen’ is changing that.
The Scandinavian Languages: 3 For The Price Of One?

The Scandinavian Languages: 3 For The Price Of One?

What’s the difference between Swedish, Danish and Norwegian? What are the similarities? If you know one of the languages, do you know them all? Let’s have a closer look!
The 20 Most Common Swedish Verbs

The 20 Most Common Swedish Verbs

What are the most important verbs in Swedish, how do you conjugate them and how do you use them? We’ve created a guide for you.
Teaching Swedish at Babbel, with Babbel

Teaching Swedish at Babbel, with Babbel

Babbel’s product manager for Swedish, Elin, is a passionate polyglot writes about using a blended learning approach to teaching her native language to her fellow Babbelonians.
13 Extremely Useful Swedish Words And Phrases (And How To Use Them)

13 Extremely Useful Swedish Words And Phrases (And How To Use Them)

These are the words and phrases you need to know if you want to speak Swedish like a genuine Swede. Read on, because you won’t learn these in any language class.
5 Tips To Learn Swedish – From A Swedish Polyglot

5 Tips To Learn Swedish – From A Swedish Polyglot

Swedish is an easier language to learn than you might think — these 5 tips from a genuine Swede will make it even easier to start speaking it.
Code-Switching: The Weird And Wonderful Side Of Bilingual Communication

Code-Switching: The Weird And Wonderful Side Of Bilingual Communication

From finding the perfect expression to showing where you come from: Here’s why bilingual people are constantly switching between languages.