Swedish gone bananas
Our ever-most popular book Svenskan går bananer explores the Swedish language in the way it is influenced by English. A great resource for advanced Swedish learners who tend to speak Swenglish once in a while
The revised edition is out
Our best-selling Working in Sweden: The A-Z Guide has been updated and revised. For Swedsh learners, there is also a Swedish translation.
(O)säker [(in)secure, (un)safe, (un)sure]
Our editors and guest writers reflect on how current affairs affect our perceptions of place and home.
LYS is an independent publishing house working for a brighter Sweden, with a focus on language, culture and belonging. Our readers are new and established Swedes and our mission is to promote local expertise and global experiences.
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Podcast in Swedish
Would it be helpful for your Swedish friends, colleagues or family members to understand more about what it’s like to learn Swedish, move to Sweden and become part of Swedish culture and society? Tell them about our podcast, Lysande lagom, that brings up all these questions in detail.
We create learning material, literature and other communication tools for international professionals working in Sweden or We have more than ten years’ experience of teaching professional Swedish and creating course material. Our books and tools are always directly applicable and based on real-life case studies.
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We help international professionals as well as their Swedish colleagues to develop cultural self-awareness and understanding of language within the context of work.
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Our editing and text production team can help your organisation to develop text material adapted to more diverse target groups. We produce and edit text for readers and co-workers from different backgrounds and help you to formulate a long-term strategy for communicate in a more inclusive manner.