Swedish Idioms: There’s No Place Like Home – Borta Bra Men Hemma Bäst

Here is a very common idiom. This one goes back a long way!
The English version is There’s no place like home. Which I’m sure you have all heard.

The Swede’s word this a little differently to its English counterpart.
A more literal translation would be: Away is good but home is best.

 

VOCAB USED

borta away, gone
bragood, fine, excellent
menbut
hemmahome, at home
bästbest

Try this one out the next time you come back from a trip! 

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