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11:51 Jun 10, 2001
English to Swedish translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: Congratulations
telling some they did something good
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Summary of answers provided
naHjärtliga gratulationer!
Mats Wiman
naForgot toGlenn Viklund
naGratulerarGlenn Viklund


  

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6 mins
Gratulerar


Explanation:
is a straight translation

"Gratulerar till ett väl genomfört arbete" would for instance translate to:

Congratulations on a well performed job.


    Native Swede
Glenn Viklund
Albania
Local time: 10:56
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish
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10 mins
Forgot to


Explanation:
tell you that a more informal version of this word is:

Grattis! (like Congrats!)

all of course depending on which situation you are in here...

Glenn Viklund
Albania
Local time: 10:56
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish
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19 mins
Hjärtliga gratulationer!


Explanation:
Formal and used when one wants to underline the strength of one positive feeling.
Less ardent, it is used with birtday wishes.
More casual: 'Grattis!', which is used especially between friends of the same age.


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Mats Wiman
Sweden
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