Introduction to Swedish:
Lesson 42

The usual answer is I have it fine. You already know how to say that. However, for the answer to this question Swedishs traditionally use another word for good. Let’s learn it:

Another Swedish word for good or well is bra.

You can use both god and bra to mean good, but Swedes usually prefer to use bra. It is also used in phrases like I am doing good. You could think of bra as the word for good, fine and well, while god is simply good. How would you answer to the question:

I have it good.

Answer: Jag har det bra.
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