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Christmas traditions around the world

November 30, 2018

These days, Christmas is celebrated in some form almost everywhere, but every country has its own ways of putting its unique flavour to it. We have collected a few examples of Christmas celebrations around the world. Maybe you’ll be inspired to try some of these traditions at home! Light in darkness – Sweden Saint Lucia’s Day has been celebrated on December 13 for over 400 years, and Swedes excel at it. The most important part of the celebration is a…

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Learn grammar for free with WordDive

November 7, 2016

Our grammar courses are highly popular, and we are constantly widening the selection. But did you know that you can also learn grammar on WordDive’s free grammar pages? The site is open to all, and it allows you to explore the essential basics of different areas of grammar. The pages contain lots of examples and pictures to make learning grammar easy and pleasant. The site is intended to serve as an introduction to the grammar of different languages; you can concentrate…

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Learn how to use the passive voice in Swedish!

October 31, 2016

WordDive’s selection of Swedish courses has broadened again! To respond to our users’ wishes, we have added a new grammar course, which concentrates on the passive voice in Swedish. The Passive Voice course is based on WordDive’s highly popular and effective preparation courses for Finnish matriculation exams. The passive voice is used when it is impossible or unnecessary to point out who is performing the action. In Swedish, the passive voice can be expressed with the verbs vara and bli or…

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Finnish judo champion uses WordDive to prepare for studies in France

June 12, 2016

Eetu Laamanen, holder of multiple Finnish Championships in judo, has decided to take on a new challenge. He’s going to start studying in France to become a judo instructor. “Last year, I started planning a move to Paris to train and to study for a judo instructor’s degree. France is a major judo country and they have a lot of know-how. I know I’ll get good practice there and also be able to develop as an instructor.” France is already…

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New basic grammar courses to boost your Swedish!

May 20, 2016

Hurra! Great news: we have again broadened the selection of our popular Swedish courses. This time the new courses concentrate on grammar, and they are especially aimed at elementary level Swedish students. The newly published courses focus on two important aspects of basic grammar: Pronouns Pronouns are often needed to express even the most simple daily matters. Hence, it is a good idea to pay attention to them already in the beginning of your language studies. The Pronouns course will…

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Repeat a course or start your language from the beginning

January 18, 2016

As a result of numerous customer requests, we have now developed a new functionality for you: In addition to repeating single courses, you can now reset all results related to one language. If you decide that you want to revise your courses, you now have two different options: A) Repeat one single course Repeating the course resets the results just below Exercised level. This way you can revise the course without starting from absolute zero. Repeating the course doesn’t affect…

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