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I aim to use this blog to keep up my English and maybe give others some insights in Swedish language. It's not a diary - well not quite...

Lunta

NaturföreteelserPosted by Gunvor 2012-03-25 19:28:25

Att lunta is to set fire to last year’s grass. It’s fun but can be dangerous. The verb is created from the noun lunta meaning ‘fuse’ but also a ‘big fat book’ or ‘bundle of papers’. Lunta comes from Low German lunte, ‘rag’.