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We dribble away our life, little by little, in small packages—we don't throw it away all at once.
Robert A. Cook
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Swedish

Pronunciation

Adverb

  1. then; at that time
  2. then; in that case

Conjunction

  1. when; at the same point in time as
    Vi sov branden började = We were asleep when the fire started.
  2. since, as; by background of the case being that (dated)
    inget tvivel tycks råda om hans skuld, beslutar jag härmed... = Since there seems to be no doubts about his guilt, I hereby decide...

Usage notes

In the first use it is far more common to use när than , which is very rare in spoken language. In the second use it is far more common to use eftersom; may be perceived as archaic.

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